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Medical Examiner: Esko Football Player Died of Congenital Heart Disease

Oct 15, 2019

Medical Examiner: Esko Football Player Died of Congenital Heart Disease

Courtesy of Bring Me the News: Jackson Pfister collapsed during a game Friday night.

A Texas Teen Football Player Collapsed and Died in His Twin Brother’s Arms

Sep 24, 2019

A Texas Teen Football Player Collapsed and Died in His Twin Brother’s Arms

Courtesy of The Washington Post - A Texas high school football player who dreamed of one day becoming a chef suddenly lost his breath while playing tag, then collapsed and died in his twin brother’s arms Friday night.

Roane County High School Football Player Dies

Sep 14, 2019

Roane County High School Football Player Dies

Courtesy of WSAZ - Roane County High School officials confirm a player died Friday night after collapsing on the field.

Whiteland High School Football Player Dies Suddenly

Sep 12, 2019

Whiteland High School Football Player Dies Suddenly

Courtesy of The Southside Times - The town of Whiteland is grieving the loss of a beloved high school sophomore and football player.

Joplin High School Football Player Dies After Practice

Sep 5, 2019

Joplin High School Football Player Dies After Practice

Courtesy of KCTV5 - A Joplin High School student has died after football practice on Wednesday.

7th-Grader Who Died After Football Practice Had Heart Condition

Sep 2, 2019

7th-Grader Who Died After Football Practice Had Heart Condition

Courtesy of Detroit Free Press - Officials say a western Michigan boy who died after collapsing during football practice had a heart condition.

Family Remembers Elva ‘Lala’ Torres, the University of Utah ROTC Army Cadet Who Died in Training

Aug 29, 2019

Family Remembers Elva ‘Lala’ Torres, the University of Utah ROTC Army Cadet Who Died in Training

Courtesy of Fox13 - A University of Utah student died after training with the Army ROTC on campus.

Marine Recruit Dies After Collapsing During Fitness Test

Aug 28, 2019

Marine Recruit Dies After Collapsing During Fitness Test

Courtesy of Stars and Stripes - An 18-year-old Marine recruit has died two days after collapsing during a fitness test in Frederick, Md.

'They Saved My Son's Life': Coaches Credited After Athlete Goes Into Cardiac Arrest

Aug 24, 2019

'They Saved My Son's Life': Coaches Credited After Athlete Goes Into Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of USA Today High School Sports - After a Georgia high school football player went into cardiac arrest on the field, the quick acting of coaches and the athletic trainer saved his life.

13-Year-Old Boy Dies After Collapsing on Local Football Field

Aug 15, 2019

13-Year-Old Boy Dies After Collapsing on Local Football Field

Courtesy of Pittsburgh's action news - A 13-year-old boy died Wednesday evening after collapsing on a Pittsburgh football field, according to public safety officials.

Clayton County High School Student Dies During Basketball Practice

Aug 14, 2019

Clayton County High School Student Dies During Basketball Practice

Courtesy of Fox 5 Atlanta - The family of a 16-year-old Elite Scholars Academy student is heartbroken over her sudden death on the track Tuesday.

Miss West Virginia shows campers with heart conditions that she's just like them

Jun 25, 2019

Miss West Virginia shows campers with heart conditions that she's just like them

Courtesy of abcnews via GMA - Miss West Virginia shows campers with heart conditions that she's just like them

Amite Community is Devastated After 15-Year-Old Football Player Collapsed During Practice

Jun 20, 2019

Amite Community is Devastated After 15-Year-Old Football Player Collapsed During Practice

Courtesy of KLFY - The Amite High School community is mourning after a teen football player collapsed and died following practice.

UCLA’s Stevie Wisz isn’t letting a heart condition stop her from enjoying life

Jun 17, 2019

UCLA’s Stevie Wisz isn’t letting a heart condition stop her from enjoying life

Courtesy of LATimes - It was a night to remember for UCLA softball outfielder Stevie Wisz.

Medical Examiner: Teen Who Collapsed During Football Drills was in Cardiac Arrest

Jun 13, 2019

Medical Examiner: Teen Who Collapsed During Football Drills was in Cardiac Arrest

Courtesy of 10 news - Preliminary autopsy results revealed Hezekiah Walters had a temperature of 102.

22-Year-Old College Grad Collapses and Dies Before Finish of Her First Half Marathon

May 28, 2019

22-Year-Old College Grad Collapses and Dies Before Finish of Her First Half Marathon

Courtesy of Runner's World - After the tragedy at the Cleveland race, Ohio runners are using #RunforTaylor to keep Taylor Ceepo’s memory alive.

Extra Innings

May 22, 2019

Extra Innings

Courtesy of ESPN - Before the NCAA softball season, Stevie Wisz was told she needed heart surgery -- again. Instead, she's running the bases and scoring runs as UCLA goes for a national title.

After Losing Her Daughter, Mother Hopes to Make EKG Testing a Requirement for Student-Athletes Statewide

May 20, 2019

After Losing Her Daughter, Mother Hopes to Make EKG Testing a Requirement for Student-Athletes Statewide

Courtesy of First Coast News - “I couldn’t save my daughter, but I’d like to save somebody else’s.”

Clay County Parents Encouraging Student-Athlete Health Screenings Following Baseball Player's Heart Abnormality.

Apr 26, 2019

Clay County Parents Encouraging Student-Athlete Health Screenings Following Baseball Player's Heart Abnormality.

Courtesy of First Coast News - Saturday, when Jeff Brown's 14U Spartans take the field Donovan will be forced to sit and watch.

Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes

Mar 8, 2019

Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes

Courtesy of Health.mil - Sudden cardiac events can occur in seemingly healthy young people in their teens or twenties.