Joey Feminella, of West Islip, bringing good luck to Stony Brook football team after cancer diagnosis

Joey Feminella was diagnosed with an aggressive brain

Joey Feminella was diagnosed with an aggressive brain cancer at age 5. (October 9, 2013 6:35 PM)

The Stony Brook University football team attributes their recent success to a special member of their sideline crew. Joey Feminella, 14, of West Islip, has assisted the Seawolves through four straight conference titles. He was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, an aggressive brain cancer, at age 5, and immediately underwent surgery to remove the tumor. Following three years of radiation and chemotherapy,...

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