Her mind raced as confusion set in.
Then she got a text from the mother of a former classmate. In a few short words, Antonio was gone.
She didn’t believe it at first. Antonio was one of the smartest kids in class and nice to everyone "no matter what" — he was the last person she believed would kill himself.
"I didn’t know how, exactly. I didn’t know what to believe," the now 17-year-old said this winter, two months after his death.
That same day, rumors about the 16-year-old baseball player’s death started circulating through Fort Collins High School, borne by whispers in the hallways, posts on Facebook and text messages.
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