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Fans, teams pay tribute to Wes Leonard

Updated: March 8, 2011, 11:24 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

HOLLAND, Mich. -- A west Michigan high school basketball team mourning the death of a star player returned to the court Monday, winning a state tournament game that turned into a tribute for the 16-year-old who collapsed after scoring a winning basket last week.

Fennville High was playing its first game just four days after star guard Wes Leonard died from a heart ailment. Unbeaten Fennville, one of the state's highest-rated Class C teams, beat Lawrence High 65-54 in a district opener. ...

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