STATELINE SPOTLIGHT: Rockford Boy Shines in Buddy Baseball


ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- More than 100 volunteers are spending their summer helping kids with disabilities reach their goals.on and off the baseball diamond.

Including a very special seven year old.who is also getting some encouragement from his twin brother Ben.

Josh Leake is growing up with Cerebral palsy. He is one of more than 70 athletes in the Rockford Park District's Buddy Baseball Program. It's an organization that pairs local high school students and other volunteers with disabled children.


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