Anoka H.S.student dies after collapse on basketball courtby Tom Weber, Minnesota Public Radio
St. Paul, Minn. — An 11th grader at Anoka High School died this weekend after playing basketball at the Andover Community Center.
Principal Mike Farley said in a message to parents and students that Kareen Hopkins had a pre-existing heart condition.
Emergency responders were called to the center on a report of a teenager having a seizure. Hopkins was rushed to Mercy Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Hopkins was 16-years old. District officials said he was not participating in a school-related activity at the time of his death.