Ada's own Amelia Griffith, a second-grader at Ada Elementary who is in remission from Stage IV Neuroblastoma, serves as captain of Team Amelia.
Ada's own Amelia Griffith, a second-grader at Ada Elementary who is in remission from Stage IV Neuroblastoma, serves as captain of Team Amelia.

ADA - Though rivals on the court, the Ada and Lincolnview volleyball teams came together last Thursday, joining forces to battle cancer.

With Team Amelia captain Amelia Griffith at the fore, the two competitors worked together to raise nearly $750 for the Friends of Faith Pruden Foundation, the recipient of funds raised in this year's Volley for a Cure.

In addition to monies raised, the even encouraged spectators to donate coloring books and crayons for both adults and children, items used to help cancer patients and their families pass the time during treatment sessions.