Viral Videos: A 16-Year-Old Blind Girl Sings The Star Spangled Banner Like You’ve Never Heard It Before!
The Johnson Central student, Marlana Van Hoose, who was born with Cytomegalovirus, got a visit at mid-court from UK Women’s Head Coach Matthew Mitchell before the game.
“It was really moving,” he said. “I told her before tipoff, it really brought tears to my eyes. It was the best performance we’ve ever had here at Memorial Coliseum. What an unbelievable voice on a little bitty girl like that.”