I'm not one who wades into the political spectrum very often. However, Ohio's vote on the legalization of marijuana, is a subject that is near and dear to my heart.
While much of the emphasis has been on medical marijuana, recreational marijuana would also become legal.
As many athletes come and go, he did as well. I didn't hear much about him until about a year after his graduation...
That's when I saw his obituary in the paper.
He had started smoking pot early in high school, and continued after graduation. He slowly drifted, losing interest in everything in his life, except getting high.
They found his body next to the train tracks. They weren't sure how long he'd been there - perhaps 3 days. He was 19 years old.