USI hosts cure FA charity game against Notre Dame


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – USI baseball and Notre Dame faced off in a Cure FA charity event at Bosse Field.

Sam Archuleta suffers from the disease that affects 1 in 50,000 people in the United States. Their family commented on what this type of baseball means to them.


“It’s cool to be rocking it today because Notre Dame came down to play USI for the charity event in hopes we are going to raise a lot of money. It means the world that the community can come out support and it’s just amazing. We are blessed to have this day and it turned out great.”

“It means a lot that every day he wakes up with that smile. He constantly grinds out with what he’s dealing with. He takes it with a grain of salt and takes every step each day and he’s done a really good job with that.”

Notre Dame won the exhibition game 10-6 over Southern Indiana.

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(This story was originally published on October 19, 2019)

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