Derrick Nash


Age: 20

Summary: football player at Central Michigan University who was a standout running back at Carrolton High School and signed a national letter to intent with CMU in February 2013 before he was first diagnosed with leukemia three months later, then underwent chemotherapy that summer and fall while remaining on the team and participating in spring practice and the spring game in 2014, but the leukemia returned that fall.

Cause of Death: Leukemia

Born: April 28, 1995

Died: June 22, 2015

Ann Arbor, Michigan