“He was going to shut the door after which he acquired shot.,” stated Marjory Stoneman Douglas scholar Anna Cecilia Girao Feb. 14, 2018.
A beloved coach. A senior headed to school on a swimming scholarship. Youngsters who died surrounded by their buddies.
These are the victims of Wednesday’s capturing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive Faculty in Parkland, Fla.
Authorities haven’t formally recognized any of the victims, however buddies, household and coaches are sharing their reminiscences.
A senior headed to swim competitively for the College of Indianapolis, Dworet is being remembered as a tough-working position mannequin who discovered excellence in self-discipline.
“This can be a child who went from center of the pack final yr to being simply lights out,” his coach, Andre Bailey, of TS Aquatics in Broward County, Fla., stated. “He helped put our program on the map.”
One of many first victims recognized, Guttenberg’s Fb profile has already been become a memorial website. Her mother and father posted frantic messages on social media in search of assist in discovering their “child woman,” however later confirmed she died within the capturing.
“My coronary heart is damaged. Yesterday, Jennifer Guttenberg and I misplaced our child woman to a violent capturing at her faculty,” Jaime Guttenberg’s father, Fred Guttenberg, told friends on Facebook. “We misplaced our daughter and my son Jesse Guttenberg misplaced his sister. I’m damaged as I write this making an attempt to determine how my household will get by means of this.”
An assistant soccer coach and safety guard, Feis died shielding college students from the shooter, the varsity’s soccer workforce stated in a tweet: “He died a hero and he’ll perpetually be in our hearts and reminiscences.”
Feis graduated from Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive Faculty in 1999 and coached the varsity’s junior varsity group for eight years beginning in 2002. He had lately been working with linemen on the varsity’s junior varsity and varsity groups. He was married with a spouse and daughter, in line with the staff.
Gina Montalto, 14
A freshman and member of the winter guard staff, Montalto is being remembered as a vivacious and enthusiastic member of the…