Caleb Efird, recognized by US Marine Corps for 'fighting spirit' (Oct. 2020)

Caleb Efird

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Male High School senior is a winner in the U.S. Marine Corps Fighting Spirit Contest.

Caleb Efird was diagnosed with Stage 2 Hodgkin's Lymphoma when he was a freshman. His goal was to beat cancer and win a state title with Male's football team.

He has done both.

Caleb received the most votes in the Kentucky contest.

The Marines will give Caleb $500 to use his fighting spirit to overcome extreme adversity.

Caleb says he will use the money to help pay for college.

Caleb Efird, recognized by US Marine Corps for 'fighting spirit' (Oct. 2020)

Caleb Efird

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