top story Rocky Mountain community to hold candlelight vigil for Kate Marshall By Holly Beech email@example.com HollyBeechMP May 17, 2017 (…) Twitter: @GrizzNation14 A vigil in honor of Kate Marshall, a freshman softball player who died Friday, will take place on the Rocky Mountain High School varsity softball field at 9 p.m. Wednesday. A candlelight vigil for Rocky Mountain High School student Kate Marshall, who died Friday, takes place at 9 tonight on the school's varsity softball field.There will be a candle lighting ritual on Wednesday at 9 pm on the varsity softball field to honor Kate Marshall, everyone is welcome💜 pic.twitter.com/Sk5lB363AL— Grizz Nation (@GrizzNation14) May 13, 2017 Marshall died suddenly on Friday, according to the Idaho Statesman. × Advertisement The 15-year-old freshman played second base on Rocky Mountain's varsity softball team. A tribute webpage has been set up for Marshall at forevermissed.com, where those who knew her can leave notes and memories. A memorial page has also been set up on Facebook."Please visit Kate's memorial page to add photos, memories, write a note for the family or share a story," the Facebook memorial page reads. "We'd love to compile as many memories of Kate as possible for the Marshall family to have and cherish."The community is welcome at tonight's vigil. Rocky Mountain High School is at 5450 N. Linder Road in Meridian.Hannah Metzger, a student at Rocky Mountain, is organizing the sale of T-shirts to raise money for the Marshall family. She can be reached on Twitter, @hannahh_maee, or by email, firstname.lastname@example.org. The tribute page for Marshall said she died suddenly from complications with strep. The Ada County Coroner's Office can't comment on the cause of Marshall's death until test results come back from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other outside laboratories, coroner spokeswoman Tonia Fleming said.St. Luke's Regional Medical Center contacted the coroner's office on Friday about the death, which is not being investigated as a crime or suicide, Fleming said on behalf of Coroner Dotti Owens.Marshall's coach, Brian White, said she started out as a quiet player and began to come out her shell as the season went on. "She was just a real positive, caring player," he said. "She loved to play the game and loved to be around her teammates. More from this section Meridian ranked 13th nationwide for population growth in 2016 Posted: 11:39 a.m. Seattle Seahawks' Doug Baldwin to visit Victory Middle Posted: 10:44 a.m. Dog of the Week: Marty Posted: May 26, 2017 10 schools get grant for suicide, violence and bullying prevention Posted: May 25, 2017 Boise Hawks to hold National Anthem auditions June 7 Posted: May 25, 2017 HollyBeechMP Follow HollyBeechMP Close Get email notifications on HollyBeechMP daily! Your notification has been saved. There was a problem saving your notification. Whenever HollyBeechMP posts new content, you'll get an email delivered to your inbox with a link. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. Save Manage followed notifications Follow HollyBeechMP Close Followed notifications Please log in to use this feature Log In Don't have an account? Sign Up Today Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!