12th man makes the call

By the Herald staffJanuary 27, 2014 

Avid Seahawks fan Julian Arreguin, 11, prepares to give the signal on a cell phone Monday afternoon for two Kadlec Regional Medical Center employees to raise a 12th man flag above the Richland hospital to kick off Super Bowl week. Arreguin, a fifth-grade student at Westgate Elementary School in Kennewick, is being treated for cancer at the facility and helped with the ceremony before his afternoon chemotherapy treatment. His mother, Patty Arreguin, and sister, Destiny, 5, stand with him in the fifth-floor lobby of the Don and Lori Watts Pediatric Center. Employees at the hospital surprised him with the new jersey he's wearing before the ceremony.

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