Then high school freshman, Matthew was diagnosed with Germinoma in April, 2014. He endured a very aggressive 6 months of treatment which included chemotherapy followed by 5 weeks of daily radiation. He’s gone thru 2 surgeries to repair his double vision caused by the brain tumor.
Despite this life altering experience, Matthew graduated with Honors and in the top 4% of his graduating class from Westminster High School this May.
He will be attending UNC Greeley.