The Lasell men’s soccer team hosted a Pediatric Cancer Awareness Game on Sept. 19 against Regis College Lions. The honorary game was in tribute to Sophia’s Fund, a non-profit organization that helps families fight pediatric cancer. Both teams battled into double overtime ending the game in a 1-1 tie. Photos by Chris Bretti
Kayli Hertel – Features Editor
September is a month of many things. It is the month when leaves begin to change colors and students head back to campus for the year, but it is also known as Childhood Cancer Awareness month. On Wednesday, September 18 students Danielle Cutillo and Colby Gilman will be holding a lemonade stand on the lawn of the Center for Community-Based Learning (CCBL) to raise money for the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.
The organization began with Alexandra “Alex” Scott, a young girl who began selling lemonade after her fourth birthday to raise money for pediatric cancer. While Scott had a specific type of cancer known as neuroblastoma, she vowed to help raise money for kids with all types of pediatric cancer. More…