Fundraising under way for coach with leukemia
Coach Jason Hilzer to undergo bone marrow transplant
Last updated 2/1/2022 at 7:53am
RITZVILLE – The Bronco and athletics communities are coming together to help a local county and his family.
As of press time, a donation account for Jason Hilzer had raised more than $7,000 from 60 donations.
The funds come as Hilzer readies for a bone marrow transplant.
In July 2021, Hilzer – a Lind-Ritzville/Sprague assistant football coach, and head wrestling and baseball coach – was diagnosed with leukemia.
Hilzer has been missing from the field and the mat, but is often mentioned by Lind-Ritzville athletes and coaches.
After months of treatment, Hilzer is taking his fight to Se...