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Athletic trainer saves veteran’s life on the sidelines of Hutchinson High School football game

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Moments later, one of the veterans stopped responding on the sidelines. Lucky for him, licensed track and field trainer Amy Rogotzke was nearby.

“We lowered him to the ground and started CPR,” Rogotzke said.

“While we worked on him for a while, he finally came around happily,” Rogotzke added. “Which is not often the case, so we were very, very lucky.”

An automated external defibrillator, or AED, was not needed at Hutchinson’s football game.

In a tweet, Hutchinson High School called Amy a “lifesaver.”

This isn’t the first time this season a person collapsed on the sidelines of a high school football game and needed life-saving measures.

On September 3, Waseca’s head footballer Brad Wendland went into cardiac arrest with 31 seconds left. An AED was needed and Wendland responded within five minutes. He even wanted to finish the match but was sent to the hospital instead. He was sent home a few days later and is doing well.

The success that both cases had is rare. Rogotzke tells 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS when some of her colleagues reached out to her after Friday’s game and told her they were recently in similar situations but were unable to save the person’s life.

Rogotzke says she is still processing what happened. One thing she does know and has mentioned several times: the importance of knowing CPR and using an AED.

“You could be at a family birthday party, you could be at the mall, you could be at work and you just never know something could happen that really needs these life-saving skills,” Rogotzke said. “Time is of the essence when this happens.”

The American Heart Association can help you get in touch with lessons to learn those life-saving skills.

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