Touchdown by player with down syndrome inspires fans, players
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) -- His team trailing 46-0, Matt Ziesel scored a touchdown.
A single play, one of thousands across high school fields this fall and meaningless to the final score, brought tears of joy to fans in a Missouri stadium and went viral on the Internet.
No one who entered Maryville's stadium that night expected a moment like this.
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