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Ike Special: Football player wiith Down syndrome scores touch down

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In a special moment during a Seattle high school football game, Ike Ditzenberger scored a touchdown for his team on a play he had been practicing for three years.

With the score 35-0 and 10 seconds remaining in the game, the Snohomish Panthers ran the "Ike Special".

Ike, a football player who has Down syndrome, was given the football and he rushed for a 51 yard touchdown as time expired.

Ike weaved around the opposing players who could have tackled Ike but instead let him take the ball into the end zone.

The Lake Stevens Vikings won the game 35-6.

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