Amy Donaldson: Bingham football player faces his toughest foe — cancer — with help from his community


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  • LovelyDeseret Gilbert, AZ
    April 7, 2014 11:57 p.m.

    I hope we will receive updates. This definitely will be a battle.

  • bradleyc Layton, UT
    April 7, 2014 4:09 p.m.

    What a tremendous young man and family. You are in our prayers and thoughts. We wish you all the best. Keep the faith!

  • Trappers10 Taylor, UT
    April 7, 2014 3:18 p.m.

    Prayers and love sent by all of us up North. We wish the best for all of you especially Riley. You can do this. Awesome inspiring story.

  • Boo Yeah Murray, UT
    April 7, 2014 3:02 p.m.

    That is a sad story.
    Instead of having $100's of thousands in medical bills; if you act fast, then you should be able to get your child enrolled in health insurance.
    There are no pre-existing conditions, and that way instead of having to help with hundreds of thousands, the community could help with the premiums of the insurance.
    Medicaid and CHIP should also be available right now if the child is under 19 years old.

  • islandboy Honolulu, HI
    April 7, 2014 2:29 p.m.

    Our family's thoughts and prayers are with you all!

  • UtahBruin Saratoga Springs, UT
    April 7, 2014 12:07 p.m.

    I can't imagine. I hope I can be the rock this mother is to her son for my own family in trial and need. My prayers to this boy and their family. I hope these fundraiser provide what this family needs and more.

  • North Guy Corinne, UT
    April 7, 2014 9:18 a.m.

    As a parent that had a son who went through cancer treatment for 7 months I can relate to this family. God be with your wonderful son & your family.

  • Goldendomer Holladay, UT
    April 7, 2014 8:47 a.m.

    I think I speak for the whole Eagle family when I say may God Bless and Keep this young man and his family during this difficult time. Our prayers are with you.

  • BYUalum South Jordan, UT
    April 6, 2014 9:57 p.m.

    What an amazing story of heart break and courage, all at the same time! Our prayers go out to this family. I can testify that many, many prayers are indeed heard by Heavenly Father. May God bless this family!