Alisha Owensford, a running back from the Baltimore Nighthawks has passed away. Read on to learn more about her death.
How did Alisha Owensford die?
The sports industry has lost one of the well-known players from the Baltimore Nighthawks. Alisha from Baltimore Nighthawks passed away on Thursday, August 31.
This sad news was announced by her football team, the Baltimore Nighthawks on their social media page. The statement released by the team reads,
On Thursday, August 31 we lost a great one when Alisha Owensford #25 passed away. You can tell how amazing a person is by the stories told by the ones left behind.
To Alisha’s family she was born into, the football family she chose, and friends may your tears turn to smiles as the season of grief turns to memories of good times. These are the moments when you have to lean on the people who care about you. I pray for strength and comfort for everyone trying to make sense of this loss.
There are so many things I could say about AO. Relentless, leader, friend, sister, powerful, smart, creative, selfless, but above all she was loved.
We have seasons with people in our lives. None of us know how long that season will be. It can be weeks, years, or a lifetime. Our hearts are broken. We take solace in knowing she is no longer in pain.
Thank you to everyone who has reached out. This has definitely been a difficult week for the Baltimore Nighthawks. As we work through our grief and keep each other uplifted, we also offer our sincere condolences to Alisha’s family.
For those leaning on their faith as we go through this time of grieving, I have found some peace in this prayer for strength.
Lord, at the moment nothing seems to help the loss I feel.
My heart is broken and my spirit mourns.
All I know is your grace is sufficient.
This day, this hour, moment by moment
I choose to lean on you,
For when I am at my weakest Your strength is strongest.
I pour out my grief to you.
And praise you that on one glorious day
When all suffering is extinguished and love has conquered, We will walk together again., the team added.
This sudden demise news shocked everyone who knew her.
Alisha Owensford cause of death:
Alisha Owensford died after battling with cancer. She was only 33 years old at the time of her death. She was from BK and was a great football player.
Her family, friends, and loved ones rallied around her throughout this challenging period, providing unwavering support and care. Her memory will forever be intertwined with her courageous fight, inspiring others to face life’s challenges with determination, hope, and unwavering strength.
Alisha was deeply missed by her fellow friends and relatives. His love for the basketball court and the football field was always remembered.
She was a so brave and bold. Alisha was an amazing daughter, sister, aunt, friend, soror, god mother, mentor, and coach, etc. She made a huge impact on the lives of many people.
You can send your expression for Alisha at the following address:
C/O Alisha L Ford
6717 Townbrook Drive
Gwynn Oaks, MD 21207
Condolences to Alisha Owensford:
Several Football communities, friends, relatives and other people have expressed their heartfelt tributes to her on social media posts.
D.C. Divas Football posted,
The Divas organization sends our deepest sympathy and healing prayers to our Baltimore Nighthawks family. On Thursday, August 31 we lost a great one when Alisha Owensford #25 passed away. You can tell how amazing a person was by the stories told by the ones left behind. To Alisha’s family she was born into, the football family she chose, and friends may your tears turn to smiles as the season of grief turns to memories of good times. These are the moments when you have to lean on the people who care about you. I pray for strength and comfort for everyone trying to make sense of this loss.
Antoynica Ryan posted,
Until we meet again, Lish ( @_truth2x_ ), be safe on your journey. #OmegaRho
May His peace be with you Sorors, ESPECIALLY @gammaphi_sgrhos and @aasigma_sgrho .
Jasmine Bowens posted,
RIP Alisha L Ford! So much loss in the last few days! You’ll be missed #baltimorenighthawks
Women’s Football Alliance posted,
Please pray for another sister who went to be with the Lord. Alisha Owensford, Runningback from the Baltimore Nighthawks will be greatly missed by her family, friends, and her sisters in football. #AO, #Cancersucks
Lilli Montanez posted,
#6 in Womens football. PRAYING FOR EVERYONE. FAMILY FRIENDS AND TEAM!!!
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