Riley Meester’s ability to sing and inspire has touched the hearts of many in Ellsworth
Published 03/22/2009, Worthington Daily Globe
ELLSWORTH — Riley Meester can’t play basketball. He can’t run, jump, dribble or shoot, and he’s uncomfortable around bright lights, camera flashes, and gymnasiums full of raucous fans. Meester has both cerebral palsy — a group of disorders that affect one’s ability to move and maintain balance — and a relatively mild form of autism.Word count: 2478
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