Shiffrin's childhood friend finds way to Sochi through Make-A-Wish | NBC Olympics
19-year-old Thomas Walsh had dreamed of some day competing in the
Olympics alongside childhood friend U.S. Olympian Mikaela Shiffrin but
his aspirations were crushed when he was diagnosed with a type of bone
cancer called Ewing's sarcoma. But thanks to Make-A-Wish, Walsh found
his way to Sochi to cheer on his prom date.