10-Year-Old With Down Syndrome Defies Odds & Makes Cheerleading Team
A lot of young girls dream of being cheerleaders. They see them on TV or watch them at local sporting events. This dream couldn't be bigger for 10-year-old Lacey Parker. Lacey, who has Down syndrome has her sites set on making the squad. This determined girl was only given 10 days to live by the doctors. But here she is, 10 years later living a beautiful life.
Lacey tried out for the local cheer squad in Louisiana. Her mom found out she made the cut and wanted to get Lacey's reaction on video. Lacey's reaction is priceless. She is an inspiration to us all, including the 3.7 million people who viewed the video. Never stop dreaming, Lacey!