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Thaddeus Thatcher, 7, carries the ball for a touchdown during practice Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at Bishop Gorman High School. Thatcher, who has been diagnosed with leukemia, became an honorary Gael for the day.

Boy, 7, lives dream as Gorman football player for a day
May 14, 2015 | 2 a.m.
Thaddeus Thatcher sat at his own locker inside Bishop Gorman’s facilities, donned a blue No. 1 jersey and emerged from an inflatable tunnel to lead the Gaels onto Fertitta Field while more than 1,000 people cheered on from the stands. It was everything the 7-year-old wished for ...

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