HS star Wes Leonard dies after winning shot

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    How depressing :(


    CBS/AP) FENNVILLE, Mich. - A Michigan high school's star basketball player collapsed on the court and later died after making a game-winning layup in overtime to cap his team's perfect season.


    Wes Leonard of Fennville High died Thursday night, Holland Hospital spokeswoman Deb Patterson said. A cause of death was determined to be an enlarged heart.

    HS star Wes Leonard dies after winning shot - CBS News
     
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    When it's your time, it's your time. And no amount of pills, potions, procedures or anything else matters.
     
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    How would we know if someone died before or after their time ?
     
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    When they die, it's their time. Simple.
     
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    Here's the other weird thing...he's the second hs athlete they've had drop dead in like 18 months.
     
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    He died doing something he loved and as a hero.

    It's sad..but I can think of much worse ways to die.
     
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    weird----then everything happens at the exact time it's supposed to.
     
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    That's not what I'm asserting.

    I am asserting that when it is your time, it is your time and there is nothing to be done about it. It just is what it is.

    I didn't say anything about "everything." Just death.
     
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    Understood. Just wondering if you thought anything happened when it shouldn't have.
     
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    I don't know when the "proper" time is for anything to happen, and don't worry about that. It's subjective.
     

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