Arizona teen battling leukemia surprised with Super Bowl tickets

MESA, Ariz. (KNXV) — Kevin Winegar is facing his toughest test yet. The high school football player was diagnosed with leukemia weeks after helping...

January 17, 2023
9:02 PM

MESA, Ariz. (KNXV) — Kevin Winegar is facing his toughest test yet. The high school football player was diagnosed with leukemia weeks after helping his school win an Arizona state championship.Doorly Winegar, Kevin's mother, remembers that conversation with the emergency room doctors. "He's a boy that has literally knocked off the helmet of another kid on the field,' Doorly said. 'And now he has cancer. How does that happen?"He's endured numerous rounds of chemotherapy. On Friday, he returned to his school to see his classmates and team.

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