13-year-old joins Northeastern University soccer team after undergoing chemo
Boston 25 - 01/25/2018
A Norwood teen bravely battling cancer became the newest and youngest member of the Northeastern University women’s soccer team Thursday night.
Caeleigh Brown, 13, was diagnosed with leukemia nearly one year ago and had to undergo daily chemotherapy treatments while enduring a long stint in the hospital.
But Thursday night was a night to celebrate for the huge soccer fan and top recruit. Head coach Ashley Phillips congratulated Caeleigh as she signed her letter of intent with her parents and three little sisters proudly watching.