Colorado Teen Dies After Hit on Rugby Field

The sudden deaths of two high school athletes this week have parents and support groups working to prevent further tragedies. Matthew Hammerdorfer, a 17-year-old from Larimer County, Colo., took a powerful hit to the chest during a rugby game Saturday and collapsed on the field. He was airlifted to a hospital where he died. The young man's death was caused by a condition called "sudden cardiac death," and experts say it happens far too often to young athletes in the prime of their lives. An...Full Story
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