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Schools team up to support Xenia cheerleader

Schools team up to support Xenia cheerleader


BROOKE:FIRST TONIGHT:A HEARTWARMING STORY OUT OF XENIA…ADAM:EARLIER THIS EVENING WE TOLD YOU ABOUT A XENIA HIGH SCHOOL CHEERLEADER BATTLING LIVER CANCER…2 NEWS REPORTER JUDITH RETANA IS IN XENIA WITH HOW HER CLASSMATES HONOR HER FIGHTING SPIRIT. JUDITH:TONIGHT XENIA AND TROY FACED OFF ON THE FIELD HERE AT XENIA’S STADIUM.MEANWHILE OFF THE FIELD, TROY AND XENIA TEAMED UP TO SUPPORT A FELLOW CLASSMATE MORGAN CLAUDE DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER LAST YEAR. FRIDAY NIGHT, STUDENTS FROM TROY AND XENIA RELEASED 250 GREEN BALLOONS INTO THE SKY.”ITS CALLED HEPATOCELLULAR CARCINOMA AND THAT’S THE COLOR OF MY CANCER RIBBON”MORGAN CLAUDE IS STEPPING ONTO THE FIELD FOR THE FIRST TIME AS A VARSITY XENIA HIGH SCHOOL CHEERLEADER. SHE’S NOT LETTING LIVER CANCER HOLD HER BACK. “IVE BEEN GOING THROUGH THIS FOR TWO YEARS NOW AND I DONT PLAN ON GIVING UP SOON”A TEENAGER, KNOWN FOR HER DETERMINATION. SHE’S PUSHED HERSELF IN PHYSICAL THERAPY ALL WEEK LONG TO BE AT THIS GAME. “‘MORGAN STRONG’ IS A WONDERFUL SLOGAN FOR HER BECAUSE SHE’S DETERMINED. AND THAT’S SUCH AN ENCOURAGEMENT TO ME”HER MOTHER, APPRECIATIVE OF THE AFFECTION SHOWN AT THE GAME, SAYS SHE LEARNS FROM HER DAUGHTER’S STRENGTH EVERYDAY. : “SHE’S ALL AROUND LOVELY. THAT’S THE BEST WAY TO DESCRIBE MORGAN. SHES A REALLY GOOD GIRL”CLAUDE SPENDS A LOT OF TIME AT THE HOSPITAL. HER LOVED ONES SAY THIS FRESH AIR IS EXACTLY WHAT SHE NEEDED. “THIS HAS LIFTED HER SPIRITS WONDERFULLY” “YEAH, IVE NEVER SEEN HER SMILE SO MUCH IN THE LAST FEW WEEKS”EACH BALLOON NOW FLOATING IN THE SKY REPRESENTS ONE PERSON FIGHTING CANER WITH HER.THE XENIA TEENAGER OFFERS THESE WORDS FOR ANYONE ALSO BATTLING AN ILLNESS. “KEEP FIGHTING. IF YOU’RE GOING THROUGH ANYTHING LIKE I AM THEN YOU ALWAYS GOTTA”JUDITH:MORGAN WAS THERE TONIGHT, BUT SHE IS HEADING BACK TO DAYTON CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL SOON TO CONTINUE TREATMENT. WE WE ALL HERE AT 2 NEWS WISH HER THE BEST. IN XENIA JUDITH RETANA 2 NEWS WORKING FOR YOU. BROOKE:ONE PERSON IS INJURED

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