Last season, the Griffs drafted DJ onto their team through the Team Impact program. Team Impact pairs local college athletic teams with kids that have life-threatening and chronic illness. DJ, along with his mom, Cheryle, and Canisius student-athletes DJ Giacobbo and Patrick Gilman discussed the Team Impact Program on Wednesday on AM Buffalo.
Kuras, who is 16 years old, is in his second season as a member of the Golden Griffins in 2014. The Griffs are off to a 2-1 start this year and are back in action on Tuesday, March 11 at Cornell.