Coronavirus’s Quiet Heartbreaks: Milestone Moments, Now Canceled

High school senior Morgan Ebel achieved the thrill of her life earlier this month: She helped her Farmington, Minn., basketball teammates win their way into the state championship game for the first time in the school’s history. But her joy vanished the next morning. The league canceled the final game, bringing her last season to a sudden end.

Rising death tolls are the starkest tragedies of the coronavirus pandemic. But the virus has also wreaked a trail of quieter heartbreaks. Many long-anticipated milestones will now never…

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