Tragic Loss: High School Football Player Dies After Medical Emergency at Practice

In Windsor, Connecticut, a 15-year-old high school football player tragically lost his life following a medical emergency during practice, according to local officials. The young athlete, Elijah-Jay Mariano Rivera, was a recent addition to Windsor High School and the local community, having moved from Texas. Rivera, affectionately known by his teammates as “Big Tex,” was not participating in any strenuous football drills or tackling when he suddenly lost consciousness on Tuesday afternoon, stated Windsor Public …

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