Kayla Wenger and the American women's basketball team bonded through the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation, an organization that matches children with brain tumors with college athletic teams. Kayla was the Eagles' ultimate good-luck charm; they never lost when she was at their games. (Photo provided by AUEagles.com)

Kayla Wenger and the American women's basketball team bonded through the Friends of Jaclyn Foundation, an organization that matches children with brain tumors with college athletic teams. Kayla was the Eagles' ultimate good-luck charm; they never lost when she was at their games. (Photo provided by AUEagles.com)