Top NFL draft prospect takes leukemia patient to prom
Former Alabama star and top NFL running back prospect Trent Richardson has found time in his incredibly busy schedule to give one special fan a moment she’ll never forget.
A cancer-stricken Alabama teen is going to the prom with the biggest man on campus – ex-Crimson Tide and future NFL star Trent Richardson.
Courtney Alvis, 17, began receiving chemotherapy treatment as a junior at Hueytown High School in Hueytown, Ala., and she’s now determined to make it to the big dance — but not without some apprehension, MyFoxAl.com reports.
“I wasn’t comfortable with my body and of course I didn’t have long pretty hair to fix and also I didn’t have a date,” she told the website.
It’s nice to know there’s still great people in the world today.