HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Topics » Media » Good News (Group) » Soccer team lets opposing...

Mon Oct 21, 2013, 08:16 PM

Soccer team lets opposing player with Down syndrome score goal

The boys from the St. John Vianney Catholic School 5/6th Grand Boys’ Soccer team received a some heartwarming accolades from the mother of one of the boys on their competitions’ team after showing an great act of sportsmanship at a game recently. The woman who wrote the letter, Karen DeVries, is the mother of a young boy named Charlie who attends Grand Rapids Christian Middle School and has Down Syndrome. Her son took part in a game against St. John Vianney, and the outpouring of support from the St. John Vianney team for her son prompted DeVries to write the letter. See what she had to say after the jump!


1 replies, 1128 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 1 replies Author Time Post
Reply Soccer team lets opposing player with Down syndrome score goal (Original post)
UrbScotty Oct 2013 OP
OneGrassRoot Oct 2013 #1

Response to UrbScotty (Original post)

Tue Oct 22, 2013, 11:20 AM

1. K&R, and thanks. n/t

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink

Reply to this thread