I'll always remember you and who you were will influence me for the rest of my life.
For Tobin's family, Wilby said, "this is not easy news for them to digest".
Xavier Labelle, 18, was said to have died, but he is among the injured. Tom Straschnitzki told the newspaper that he and his wife are just happy that their son is alive. "Parker is stable at the moment and being airlifted to Saskatoon hospital".
A GoFundMe page has been set up for the team with the goal of raising $250,000 to help support the victims' families.
Rob Solomon, chief executive of GoFundMe, said the fundraising website takes its responsibilities seriously.
"There was a lady who lived in our community, she wanted to put out sticks in support of the Humboldt team, but she didn't have a hockey stick", Filby said.
Over the weekend, Tobin's family had tweeted that he was alive, with Rhonda Clarke Tobin writing, "This is one of the hardest posts I have ever had to make".
"It's not about understanding anything". "I can't imagine putting myself in those families' shoes to first get the notice that one has been in the collision of this nature, and then to find out who they thought was their loved one wasn't, potentially, actually their loved one".
"I know there will probably be rehab costs and home renovations that need to be done for some of the players and, I mean, I don't know exactly where that will end", she said. "All I could do is offer our sincerest apologies".
City of Kamloops parks and civic facilities manager Jeff Putnam hopes to have the green flood lights ready by Tuesday night, but said the buildings will be lit up by Wednesday night at the latest.
"We saw the absolute very best of Saskatchewan in one of the absolute worst situations possible", Livingstone said about the response to the crash.
"A lot of these boys looked alike", Wilby said, noting all the members of the team had dyed their hair blonde for the playoffs.
The scope of the accident - 15 dead and 14 injured - was unprecedented in Saskatchewan's recent history, said Mr Wilby.
Nick Shumlanski, the first of the Broncos to be released from hospital, posted a statement on Twitter thanking people for their support.
"Too many young men, coaches, leaders and mentors tragically lost their lives", says Murdock. "Times are tough right now but the support you all have shown is so fantastic", he wrote.
He also said that he was lucky to be in the condition he was.
"I'm just like, 'Sit straight and normal, because if anything were to happen and you are in a weird position, that might be what decides whether you survive or not, '" he said.
Meanwhile, the Winnipeg Jets and Chicago Blackhawks honoured the Humboldt team by wearing jerseys with the word BRONCOS across their name plates during their regular-season finale on Saturday night. Families who provide homes for players are a large part of junior hockey in Canada, with players spending years with host families.