Ridge comes out every year with championship-caliber focus, but this season has come with a unique perspective and extra motivation as Basking Ridge rallies around a fourth-grader battling childhood cancer.
Katie King, who attends Oak Street Elementary School, was diagnosed in August with metastatic Ewing Sarcoma and faces a year of treatments. It was an unexpected blow for a young girl who is very involved athletically in town, where she plays soccer and lacrosse.
As the news made its way around Basking Ridge and the girls soccer program got wind, the team, coach Katie Donahue and her staff wanted to do whatever …read more
Source: NJ.com Somerset