Max Forston has tried out for several sports throughout his years at Boonville High School and he became a viral sensation upon finding out that he finally made the team.

Walter Arce

You can call it the "Rudy" story of the Tri-State, because it sure seems like it. Max has tried to make several teams every year. He landed the position of the baseball team manager and enjoyed his role; he just wanted something more.

Just last week, his hard work finally paid off. With the whole team gathered around the dugout, Coach Eric Barnes told Max that he would not be the manager for the team this year. Instead, he would get the surprise that he had been working hard for...a spot on the team.