Heart condition kills high school athlete

April 15, 2009 4:00:31 PM PDT
A high school athlete that collapsed and died during practice due to an enlarged heart.Anthony Eatman collapsed in February after running drills with his JV basketball team.

The 14-year-old Hunt High School student had just finished taking a water break when he collapsed. Eatmon couldn't be revived.

According to school officials, he passed a physical last fall. An autopsy report released Wednesday attributed Eatmon's death to an enlarged heart.

Eatmon's other organs were donated to help others.

A memorial page has been created for the teen. Click here to view.


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