Following the sudden tragic death of the 17 year-old Fort Collins, Colo., rugby player, Matt Hammerdorfer, the American rugby community has been anxious to know what they can do to memorialize Matt. The former captain and MVP of the Fort Collins Boys Rugby Club has had a memorial fund established in his honor. If you are so inclined, please send donations to the following address:
Matthew Hammerdorfer Memorial Fund
121 West Olive Street
Fort Collins, Colorado 80524-2831
Matt passed away on March 5 after collapsing during a rugby game due to a congenital heart defect. The cause of death was cardiac arrest due to an enlarged heart.