Man with Down syndrome fulfills dream to sing national anthem at Fenway Park

Published: Tuesday, May 6 2014 3:40 p.m. MDT

Mike Mullins National Anthem Performance from Alex Dunn on Vimeo.

After a decade of dreaming, Mike Mullins sang the Star Spangled Banner at a Red Sox home game on May 1, according to the MetroWest Daily News.

Sharon Lisnow, co-founder of the Michael Lisnow Respite Center, told the MetroWest Daily News that she helped send videos of a singing Mullins, who has Down syndrome, to Red Sox officials.

"Michael is really talented, so when they saw the tape they invited him to come," Lisnow said.

A video featuring Mullin's performance was posted to Vimeo on May 3 and has recieved more than 3,000 views.

Read the full article at MetroWest Daily News.

Megan Marsden Christensen is an intern with the Deseret News writing for the Faith & Family section. She recently graduated from BYU-Idaho with a bachelor's degree in communication.

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