Middle school basketball players halt their game to defend a cheerleader with Down syndrome from bullying fans

Kenosha basketball players
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Middle schoolers aren't always known for standing up to a crowd, but at a basketball game in Kenosha, Wisconsin, three boys did just that.

Lincoln Middle School students Miles Rodriguez, Chase Vasquez, and Scooter Terrien noticed some fans in the stands were bullying a cheerleader, Desiree Andrews, who has Down syndrome. The boys walked off the court to come to her defense.

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