In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016 photo, Toni Bouzakis, left, and her son Greco Roman, hold a wrestling trophy at their home in Lutz, Fla., that was given to them in 2015 by Larry Early III. Early, a Minnesota freshman, is redshirting on the Gophers wrestling team this season, but he still has a lot to wrestle for, his 5-year-old friend Greco. Greco Roman Bouzakis has a rare form of terminal brain stem cancer found in children. They met through social media and have been improbable pals for the past year.
In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016 photo, Toni Bouzakis, left, and her son Greco Roman, hold a wrestling trophy at their home in Lutz, Fla., that was given to them in 2015 by Larry Early III. Early, a Minnesota freshman, is redshirting on the Gophers wrestling team this season, but he still has a lot to wrestle for, his 5-year-old friend Greco. Greco Roman Bouzakis has a rare form of terminal brain stem cancer found in children. They met through social media and have been improbable pals for the past year. Chris O'Meara The Associated Press
In this Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016 photo, Toni Bouzakis, left, and her son Greco Roman, hold a wrestling trophy at their home in Lutz, Fla., that was given to them in 2015 by Larry Early III. Early, a Minnesota freshman, is redshirting on the Gophers wrestling team this season, but he still has a lot to wrestle for, his 5-year-old friend Greco. Greco Roman Bouzakis has a rare form of terminal brain stem cancer found in children. They met through social media and have been improbable pals for the past year. Chris O'Meara The Associated Press

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February 13, 2016 6:54 PM

Gophers’ redshirt has a lot to wrestle for in ill young pal

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