She'd feel faint, short of breath, like she wasn't getting enough oxygen. He told her she didn't even know what feeling good felt like. Would Stevie drop dead? She was older, wiser. Stars playing and coaching Five years later, when Wisz was 15, the leakage in her aorta again became severe, forcing another open-heart surgery.
I feel confident enough to speak to the faculty and coaches on a personal basis. And then June 21, one week later, she will head into another operating room for another attempt to solve the problem she has fought since that first checkup when she was 1. She knows she's fine.