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Johns Hopkins Signs 5 Year Old (Video)

Marquise Long, a 5 year old diagnosed with a pediatric brain cancer, signs with Johns Hopkins through the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation. Read More…

March 24, 2012; Charlottesville, VA, USA; John Hopkins Blue Jays defender Jack Reilly (43) hugs John Hopkins Blue Jays head coach Dave Pietramala (right) after the Blue Jays defeated the Virginia Cavaliers at Klockner Stadium. The Blue Jays won 11-10 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
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Marquise Long, a 5 year old diagnosed with a pediatric brain cancer, signs with Johns Hopkins through the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation.

The Friends of Jaclyn Foundation’s (FOJ) mission is to help improve the quality of life of children and their families battling pediatric brain tumors. Hopkins has supported FOJ for years.

In November, Hopkins tweeted:

Johns Hopkins Signs 5 Year Old (Video)

Numerous schools across the country participate in the program. Kids battling tumors get the support from teammates and they feel like they’re an integral part of the sports program. Petro did a great job including Marquise and making him feel special.

In 2009, Adam O’Neill, Harry Alford and Thomas Alford launched Lacrosse Playground as the preeminent site for lacrosse gearheads. For years Lacrosse Playground provided lacrosse fans with tutorials and tips on how to string a lacrosse head, up-close looks at the gear the top players used and sneak peeks at equipment and uniforms before they were released. More than 10 years and millions of visits later, Lacrosse Playground has relaunched with a focus on storytelling. Our mission is to provide comprehensive coverage of the latest lacrosse news, share insights into the sports betting and fantasy lacrosse world and showcase the lifestyles and personalities of the sport of lacrosse through articles, videos and podcasts.

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Harrison
Harrison
7 years ago

Very cool. Thanks for sharing, Thomas

Harrison
Harrison
7 years ago

Very cool. Thanks for sharing, Thomas

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