Twitter Goes Wild For Special Needs Contestant On Wheel Of Fortune

One special man, who has overcome nine brain surgeries and an open heart surgery, captured the heart of millions on Wheel of Fortune and even sparked his own hashtag: #TeamTrent.

Trent Girone, 21, was Wheel of Fortune’s first special needs contestant in the 6,000 episode history. Trent, who is from Arizona, said it was his dream to be a contestant on the show.

The 21-year-old has both Aspergers and Tourette Syndrome was an immediate favorite to win. Within seconds of him being on the air, #TeamTrent was created with fans from all over the world rooting for him.

Trent may not have one the game, but he certainly won the hearts of viewers!

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