Donor Match Found For Ex-WKU Volleyball Star

Published: Jan. 15, 2019 at 2:26 PM CST
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WKU Volleyball confirmed on its social media Twitter page that a bone marrow donor match former Lady Toppers' All-American Alyssa Cavanaugh.

Cavanaugh, a former WKU Volleyball great whose final year with Lady Tops Volleyball was in 2017, was diagnosed with leukemia in 2018.

Cavanaugh has received an enormous output of support both locally and nationwide, including her former coach, WKU Volleyball Head Coach Travis Hudson. Hudson has pledged to a pay a semester's tuition out of his own pocket if the donor is a current WKU student.

The donor is not known at this time.