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Friends Mourn Sudden Loss Of Friend Who Excelled As An Athlete And As A Person

Aug 30, 2018

Friends Mourn Sudden Loss Of Friend Who Excelled As An Athlete And As A Person

Courtesy of Yankton Daily - Kipp Kinsley ran the good race — not just in track and cross country, but also in life. He was moving this fall to New Hampshire for a career as a professional triathlete with the Nor’Easter team. Those plans ended abruptly Sunday, when he passed away at his home west of Yankton.

13-Year-Old Texas Football Player Dies After Becoming Unresponsive

Aug 23, 2018

13-Year-Old Texas Football Player Dies After Becoming Unresponsive

Courtesy of ABC 13 - 13-year-old middle school student has died after experiencing a medical emergency and becoming unresponsive during football practice.

Federal Way Football Player’s Passes from Heart Condition

Jul 25, 2018

Federal Way Football Player’s Passes from Heart Condition

Courtesy of Q13 Fox - The Federal Way School District says the football player died after participating in a summer conditioning workout.

Federal Way Mourns Loss of Football Player Who Died After Workout

Jul 25, 2018

Federal Way Mourns Loss of Football Player Who Died After Workout

Courtesy of Seattle Times - The medical examiner said Wednesday that Harris died of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy at the end of a workout on Tuesday.

Simon’s Heart—and Ryan’s

Jun 4, 2018

Simon’s Heart—and Ryan’s

Courtesy of The Philadelphia Citizen - Dad Darren Sudman and coach Gabe Infante are both intimately familiar with the pain of losing a young person to heart failure.

Boy, 8, Collapses and Dies After Soccer Practice

May 2, 2018

Boy, 8, Collapses and Dies After Soccer Practice

Courtesy of People - 8-year-old Caleb Ray went to school, came home to do his homework, changed into his soccer uniform and headed to his first practice of the season. Just a few hours later, he collapsed and died on the field.

The Death of 10-Year-Old Grand Blanc Girl Inspires Changes to Heart Screenings

Mar 29, 2018

The Death of 10-Year-Old Grand Blanc Girl Inspires Changes to Heart Screenings

Courtesy of ABC 12 - The unexpected loss of a vibrant 10-year-old girl, has one mid-Michigan family vowing to change the way heart screenings are done.

Chapman Eighth-Grader Dies after Collapsing During Gym

Mar 15, 2018

Chapman Eighth-Grader Dies after Collapsing During Gym

Courtesy of Salina Journal - An eighth-grade girl collapsed March 8 while doing warm-ups for a physical education class at Chapman Middle School and later died in a Wichita hospital.

Mom Remembers UT Student Who Died After Collapsing During Boxing Weekend Tournament

Feb 25, 2018

Mom Remembers UT Student Who Died After Collapsing During Boxing Weekend Tournament

Courtesy of News Channel 11 - A participant in the Ace Miller Boxing Tournament died Friday after collapsing during a boxing match.

Community Mourns Unforeseen Death of Quince Orchard Student-Athlete

Feb 12, 2018

Community Mourns Unforeseen Death of Quince Orchard Student-Athlete

Courtesy of ABC 7 - A community and a family are mourning following the unforeseen death of Tyler Terry.

Quince Orchard High Student, Accomplished Football Player Dies from Heart Failure

Feb 12, 2018

Quince Orchard High Student, Accomplished Football Player Dies from Heart Failure

Courtesy of Fox 5 - A Montgomery County community is mourning the loss of teen Tyler Terry.

Grieving Father Is 'All Heart' About Turning Son's Tragic Death Into Life-Saving Cardiac Program

Jan 18, 2018

Grieving Father Is 'All Heart' About Turning Son's Tragic Death Into Life-Saving Cardiac Program

Courtesy of My Central Jersey - An easel displaying four oversized color pictures of Sean, who died on his 13th birthday in August 2008, created a heart-touching backdrop as Fisher, a resident of Waldwick in Bergen County, spoke to members of the media about the Sean Fisher Memorial Foundation’s latest mission.

Days After Being Told She Had the Flu, Girl Dies of Cardiac Arrest, Septic Shock

Jan 11, 2018

Days After Being Told She Had the Flu, Girl Dies of Cardiac Arrest, Septic Shock

Courtesy of Stuff - Alyssa came home from school on December 13 with flu-like symptoms and died four days later.

Former St. Augustine, Wofford Football Player Tarek Odom Dies at 24

Jan 10, 2018

Former St. Augustine, Wofford Football Player Tarek Odom Dies at 24

Courtesy of St. Augustine Record - Tarek Odom, a St. Augustine High graduate and the Times-Union’s Defensive Player of the Year in 2010, died suddenly on Tuesday night.

Mother Seeks Answers after Son Dies on Flight Home for Christmas

Jan 2, 2018

Mother Seeks Answers after Son Dies on Flight Home for Christmas

Courtesy of ABC News - Griffin Gutwa appeared to be a fit and healthy 18-year-old freshman embarking on his dream of becoming a neurosurgeon, but that dream ended days before Christmas, when Gutwa died on board Delta flight 1687.

Tragedy (and Hope) in the Basketball Community. What More Can Be Done to Protect Student Athletes?

Dec 20, 2017

Tragedy (and Hope) in the Basketball Community. What More Can Be Done to Protect Student Athletes?

Courtesy of Wimbledon Health Partners - Schools have the choice to add an extra layer of protection when it comes to the safety of their athletes.

13-Year-Old Who Collapsed, Died in School Gym Had Enlarged Heart

Dec 6, 2017

13-Year-Old Who Collapsed, Died in School Gym Had Enlarged Heart

Courtesy of News 4 Jax - Paris Byrd, the St. Johns County girl who died after collapsing during basketball tryouts Tuesday at R.J. Murray Middle School had an enlarged heart, to medical examiner's preliminary report found.

Fleming Island Teen Dies After Collapsing In Weight Room

Sep 21, 2017

Fleming Island Teen Dies After Collapsing In Weight Room

Courtesy of News 4 Jax - Two days after a Fleming Island High School sophomore collapsed while working out in the school's weight room, Wolfson Children's Hospital said Ben Johnson died of cardiac arrest and irreversible brain damage.

Holmdel High Lacrosse Player Collapses, Dies During Game At Rutgers

Sep 18, 2017

Holmdel High Lacrosse Player Collapses, Dies During Game At Rutgers

Courtesy of Holmdel Patch - Breaking: The Holmdel High school junior who died Sunday collapsed on the field during a scrimmage at Rutgers University.

College Football Player Dies After Game In Ohio

Sep 17, 2017

College Football Player Dies After Game In Ohio

Courtesy of ABC 2 News - A college football player from the College of Wooster in Ohio died on Sunday, after he was transported to the hospital following a game on Saturday.