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Joy Break: Girl With Cancer Returns to Compete in Her High School’s Relay Race

When we turn on our televisions or smart phones we are bombarded with news that brings us down. Where are all the good stories? They’re still there. Here’s one that we hope will bless you.

In November 2019, Shenendehowa (NY) High School senior Yeva Klingbeil was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. On Monday, Yeva crossed the finish line at the 4X1 relay — with a little help from a few of her friends.

As those three relay partners helped her across the finish line, the rest of her teammates swarmed Yeva, chanting her name. ShenAthletics tweeted, “What a great moment to see Senior Yeva Klingbeil at today’s girls track & field meet. Yeva’s teammates help her across the line in the 4X1 relay. Yeva continues her fight with cancer and we continue to be amazed by her spirit!!”

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