Eastview Hockey Association Patrick Schoonover, far right, with his family. Schoonover died Friday night while playing in a hockey tournament in Brainerd.
On Friday night Patrick Schoonover, a 14-year-old playing for Eastview's Bantam AA team, died while playing in a tournament in Brainerd.
Yesterday his family released a statement through the Eastview Hockey Association saying Schoonover's death was the result of a heart defect and not hockey-related.
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