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Rice Football Signed A 7-Year-Old Boy With Leukemia In A Very Special Ceremony

Rice Leukemia Signee

Rice Leukemia Signee

The Rice football program landed a very special recruit on Wednesday. Seven-year-old Ziggy Stoval-Redd, who is battling leukemia, signed with the Owls during a special signing ceremony. 

Accompanied by his mother and Rice head football coach David Bailiff, Ziggy received a warm round of applause from the Owl team. Here's the video:

Whenever stories like this pop up in the sports world, it always warms the heart a little bit.