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Wounded Warriors Offer Hope to Hospital Patients

NY1 reported that members of the Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team visited pediatric patients at HSS offering words of encouragement.

Patient Christopher Schrieks said meeting the veterans gave him a "boost of confidence" as he hopes to join the U.S. Army once he recovers from back surgery.

"There's no limit on what I can be. I can push through the struggles to be in the army like them," he said.

Watch the full segment at ny1.com. This aired during the May 16, 2018 broadcast.