It is with a heavy heart that we inform you of Brian Wallace’s passing, at the age of 26. Wallace played in the XFL during their 2020 season, as an offensive lineman for the St. Louis Battlehawks.
We are saddened to learn of the passing of Brian Wallace and extend our deepest condolences to his friends and family. Wallace, a St. Louis native, was a member of @XFLBattleHawks during the 2020 season.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Wallace family. pic.twitter.com/BIro7j45G4
— XFL (@XFL2023) April 16, 2022
Wallace was a St. Louis native, playing college ball at Arkansas. He was loved by his hometown, and certainly made an impact on those who were blessed to know him.
According to local news, the athlete suffered a heart attack earlier in the week, and eventually passed away.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Wallace family at this time. We want to send our deepest condolences to everyone involved. Wallace will be sincerely missed by everyone in the XFL & St. Louis communities.