Palo Cedro Football Team Shows Support For Cheerleader Battling Leukemia

Last week, as the Foothill High School football players came onto the field, cheerleader Ashley Adamietz received a heart-warming surprise.

Each member of the Shasta Union High School District team laid an orange rose at her feet as they went by her as a nod to her newly-diagnosed leukemia that she is battling. Orange is the color for leukemia awareness.

A video of the gesture has received more than 200,000 likes and shares online. The hashtag #AshleyStrong has also been created in an effort to show appreciation for the teenager.

Read more at KRCR News.