- Sean Dever was diagnosed with osteosarcoma at 11 years old
- He chose a surgery that would give him the most mobility for sports
- A year after his leg was amputated, Dever was playing lacrosse again
Sean Dever, 20, is a cancer survivor, amputee and college lacrosse player. The opinions in this article are his.
Young Harris, Georgia (CNN)I was a normal 11-year-old in the summer of 2007. I went to lacrosse camp at Blessed Trinity Catholic High School in Roswell, Georgia, as I did every summer -- but this time would prove to be very different from the others.