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‘He Died a Hero.' Football Coach Shielded Students from Bullets in Florida School Shooting

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An assistant football coach is being hailed as a hero after he was fatally shot while trying to protect students during the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday.
Aaron Feis, who was also a security guard at the school, stepped in front of students to shield them from the active shooter, but did not survive his injuries, according to a tweet from the Florida high school's football team.
Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel confirmed Feis' death at a press conference on Thursday and said he coached with him and his sons played football for him.
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Coach who died shielding students in shooting called a hero

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A football coach who also worked as a security guard is among the dead in a school shooting that claimed 17 lives in Parkland, Florida. The football program at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tweeted that assistant coach Aaron Feis died while selflessly shielding students. The tweet ended: "He died a hero and he will forever be in our hearts and memories." Feis graduated from the school in 1999 and worked mainly with the junior varsity, the team website said. It said he lived in nearby Coral Springs with his wife and daughter.
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'Hero' assistant football coach, students among Parkland School shooting victims

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''He selflessly shielded students from the shooter when he was shot,'' the school posted about Aaron Feis, a security guard and assistant football coach.
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Football coach died shielding students from bullets

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Coach Aaron Feis took several bullets while protecting students at his alma mater during Wednesday's mass shooting, witnesses said.
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Football coach among those dead in Florida school shooting

Football coach among those dead in Florida school shooting

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Aaron Feis, an assistant football coach at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, was shot while protecting students.
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Assistant football coach ‘died a hero' jumping between gunman and student in Florida high school shooting

Assistant football coach ‘died a hero' jumping between gunman and student in Florida high school shooting

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Aaron Feis, an assistant football coach and security guard at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, was among the 17 people shot and killed by an expelled student who opened fire at the school Wednesday. The football team announced Feis' death on Twitter early Thursday morning via its Twitter account.
“It is with Great sadness that our Football Family has learned about the death of Aaron Feis. He was our Assistant Football Coach and security guard. He selflessly shielded students from the shooter when he was shot. He died a hero and he will forever be in our hearts and...
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Who is Aaron Feis? Florida High School Football Coach Dies After Saving Students From Mass Shooting

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The coach and security guard reportedly protected students during Wednesday's mass shooting at a Florida high school.
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Florida school shooting: Hero football coach dies shielding students at high school

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Aaron Feis, a graduate of the school who also worked as its security guard, was killed Wednesday
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