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Bone Marrow Drive Continues

sports- soccer player - group2_8x10_300dpi_9006.jpgCampers and clinicians gathered at the conclusion of the free soccer clinic staged on Dec. 10 at Francis E. Geissler Gymnasium by the Eastern men's soccer program and Major League Soccer's FC Dallas goalkeeper Chris Seitz (at center in back in above photo) A bone marrow donor, Seitz joined the Eastern community for its second bone marrow drive in two months to support Eastern senior soccer player Jon DeCasanova, who was diagnosed with aplastic anemia this past summer. Seitz spent the day at Eastern after flying in from Dallas. He assisted in the organization of the clinic and signed autographs for the 50 youngsters in attendance. Anyone wishing to help defray the costs of Jon DeCasanova's treatment should contact Eastern head men's soccer coach Greg DeVito at (860) 465-4334.


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