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Austin meets Roman Reigns

  • Austin and Reigns

  • Austin kneeling pose

  • Austin and Roman talking

  • Austin and Wrestler

  • Behind bars

  • Austin in front of building

“ It was an unforgettable amazing family bonding experience and was great to forget about Austin’s fight against cancer for a few days. ”


- Austin's Family

  • Austin , 12

    • Thyroid Cancer
    • I wish to meet Roman Reigns

Preteen Austin is 12 years old and has thyroid cancer. He loves to play basketball with friends, play video games, and watch wrestling. His wish; to meet professional wrestler Roman Reigns.

Austin loves wrestling. His favorite things to do are play wrestling videogames and play basketball with his friends. Austin wished to meet Roman Reigns and attend a wrestling match in San Francisco.

“We had a great trip to San Francisco to meet WWE wrestler Roman Reigns…We also got to tour Alcatraz while we were out there…This trip surpassed every and all expectations that we could've had…Thank you to Make-A-Wish and everyone that donates and supports these kinds of experiences for our family and every other family going through a childhood illness, you outdid yourselves...,” said Austin’s family.

Austin and his siblings were star stuck when they met Roman Reigns and the other wrestlers. At one point Austin even made it on the jumbotron! Austin was so thrilled to get Roman Reign’s autograph. The family had a blast meeting Roman Reigns and enjoying all that San Francisco has to offer.

This trip surpassed every and all expectations that we could've had…Thank you to Make-A-Wish and everyone that donates and supports these kinds of experiences for our family and every other family going through a childhood illness, you outdid yourselves ”

— Austins Family

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