High school freshman collapses, dies during ROTC training

Known heart condition likely contributed to his passing Jeff Drost and the Drost FamilyJake Drost, 14, was training with his high school ROTC unit when he collapsed and died last Friday. ■ Chronicle News Staff Students and the Menifee community at large are mourning the loss of one of their own, a high school freshman who collapsed and died during ROTC practice. Jake Drost, 14, a student at Paloma Valley High School, died Friday, Oct. 5, after collapsing during ROTC training following a burst of running that was so fast he came out of his shoe. His father, Jeff Drost, told the Press Enterprise that his son bent over to pick

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