Fennville High School
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|Fennville High School|
|Fennville, MI, 49408
|Type||Public high school|
|Color(s)||Black and orange
Fennville High School is a four-year comprehensive public high school serving students in grades nine through twelve from Fennville, Michigan, United States, as part of the Fennville Public Schools.
Death of Wes Leonard
On March 3, 2011, a 16-year-old student named Wes Leonard died after making the winning shot at a local basketball game of an enlarged heart. Dirk Weeldreyer, the superintendent of the district, made this statement on the school's website:
"The loss of Wes Leonard is a tragedy that has shocked our entire community. We feel tremendous sorrow for the Leonard family and everyone else who knew and cared for Wes. All of our schools have grief counselors available for students. We appreciate the outpouring of assistance from our fellow Allegan County school districts, as well as the many other expressions of support we have received."
|Wikinews has related news: High school basketball star dies after making game-winning shot in overtime|
- "Fennville High School". Fennville Public Schools. Retrieved 2014-01-16.
- "Wes Leonard: Michigan High School Basketball Star Dies on Court - ABC News". Abcnews.go.com. 2011-03-04. Retrieved 2011-03-11.
- "Michigan prep basketball player dies after hitting a byzzer beater for Fennville on what was his last shot of his life and in his last five minutes on eath". Usatoday.Com. 2011-03-04. Retrieved 2011-03-11.
- "HUTCHINSON, J. Edward, (1914 - 1985)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 2011-03-07.
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