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