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Lutzenkirchen's high school adds his name to football field

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(WTVM) - Nearly a year after his tragic death, a former Auburn University football star is being honored in a major way by his former high school.

Lassiter High School in Cobb County, Ga. unanimously voted to add the Philip Lutzenkirchen's name to its football stadium, according to a Facebook post by the Lutzie 43 foundation.

Lutzenkirchen starred at Lassiter before going to Auburn, where he was an integral part of the Tigers' 2010 national title team.

He was killed in a car accident on June 29, 2014.

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