During the month of October, Royals participated in Breast Cancer Awareness month. A percentage of proceeds from athletic home-game ticket sales, and sales from special pink spirit wear was pledged to cancer research and care. At the January 15 varsity basketball home game, Rosary was pleased to present a check for $4000 to representatives from the Crosson Cancer Center, part of the St. Jude Memorial Foundation.
1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Oncologists and hematologists at the Virgina K. Crosson Cancer Center expertly treat a wide variety of cancers, using advances in chemotherapy, biotherapy, and immunology to return patients to their families and lives.