Quantico | March 21, 2016
During the school day, Quantico Middle/High School sophomore DJ, 15, is a polite, hard-working student who enjoys math, but after school and on weekends, he is a paralympic basketball standout. Born with spina bifida, the most common disabling birth defect in the United States, according to the Spina Bifida Association, he was not expected to ever be able to walk on his own. However, “he proved them all wrong,” said his father, Master Gunnery Sgt. Dedric Foreman, the aviation supply chief for the Executive Flight Detachment.