Michael DeGroote


Age: 22

Summary: football player at Northern Arizona University who had graduated from Fountain Hills High School in Scottsdale, Arizona and attended Scottsdale City College before transferring to NAU in 2013, who did not play football that year but was the Lumberjacks' backup fullback and played on special teams last season.

Cause of Death: Accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound

Born: March 16, 1993

Died: June 30, 2015

Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska