“My coronary heart is shattered into one million items and I do know it is going to by no means be entire once more,” she stated. “At some point the phrases will come to me. However for now, I do know she’s not in ache anymore and I’m grateful for that.”
In her message, she went on to handle Neena immediately.
“I like you greater than you possibly can ever perceive. You have been my perfect pal. My entire world,” she stated. “I am so sorry I could not prevent. Thanks for all the pieces.”
Neena’s former workforce additionally shared a tribute on Twitter.
“The Bulls are heartbroken to be taught of the sudden lack of our beloved former teammate Neena Pacholke (2013-16),” the USF Girls’s Basketball workforce wrote on Aug. 29. “Our ideas and prayers are with Neena and her household throughout this extraordinarily tough time.”