'PLAYING FOR’ MELANOMA: GOALTENDER DILLON WARD
When asked which cancer-type he wished to ‘play for’ on ‘Lacrosse Out Cancer’ Night, goaltender Dillon Ward didn’t hesitate.
“Both of my grandparents had melanoma, so it’s something close to my family,” said the rookie. “I’m proud to be able to wear the black ribbon for them.”
The jersey of the third-overall pick in the 2013 NLL Entry Draft is now in a one-day auction on eBay. The auction ends this Sat., Feb. 15 at 2:00pm MT. Click here or search keywords “Mammoth Lacrosse Out Cancer”.
Net proceeds benefit the Melanoma Research Fund of the University of Colorado Cancer Center.