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7/15/08-New York

Price's Wedel Featured In National Interview

Just minutes before the opening ceremonies of the 2008 All-Star Game at Yankee Stadium, a familiar face to East Texans popped up on the television screen.

Price's Coleton Wedel.

Coleton was featured in a national television interview on Fox. Coleton is at the All-Star game with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The Carlisle Indian recently survived a rare bone cancer known as Ewing's Sarcoma. 

Early during his illness, Coleton was given just a 20 percent chance of survival but was declared cancer free in May.During the spring, Coleton made a return to the baseball field.

The 16-year-old was granted his wish to see the All-Star game.

Coleton told the Fox Sports reporter that he was having such a great time during his visit that he did not want to leave NYC. Coleton was able to met several Major League stars and get some autographs along the way.

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