Growing up, Mark Archuleta Jr. could be found on the basketball court or on a baseball field competing.
And while he has faced tough battles on the court and the field, none of those compared to the foe that came knocking at his door in late July. That’s when Mark found out he had testicular cancer.
Getting that diagnosis, weeks before Mark was set to begin his senior year at Pecos High School, set the Archuleta family in a new direction. Suddenly, the focus was no longer on his senior year, but on fighting this battle against cancer.