Sporting Kansas City defender Kevin Ellis (right) has become friends with Mary Kate Van Sickle and her daughter Kit Van Sickle, who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in February. That friendship was one of many factors that led to a partnership with Sporting and Children’s Mercy Hospital.
Sporting Kansas City defender Kevin Ellis (right) has become friends with Mary Kate Van Sickle and her daughter Kit Van Sickle, who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in February. That friendship was one of many factors that led to a partnership with Sporting and Children’s Mercy Hospital. Shane Keyser skeyser@kcstar.com
Sporting Kansas City defender Kevin Ellis (right) has become friends with Mary Kate Van Sickle and her daughter Kit Van Sickle, who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in February. That friendship was one of many factors that led to a partnership with Sporting and Children’s Mercy Hospital. Shane Keyser skeyser@kcstar.com

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