Starla Chapman, an inspirational five-year old leukemia survivor, has had former Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron in her corner since before he became a national champion. McCarron wore a #TeamStarla bracelet on the field during his championship game against LSU, which the Chapman family watched from the hospital with Starla, and he continues to be close with them.
On Wednesday night, Starla was offered the spot of flower girl in McCarron and Katherine Webb’s upcoming wedding. Her response was perfect.
— Dee Dee McCarron (@DeeDeeBonner) May 15, 2014
— Starla (@Team_Starla) May 15, 2014
Here is ESPN’s original story about Starla and A.J. from last summer: