Swim Team: Sports and Perseverance
Clip: Season 30 Episode 15 | 3m 17s
In Clip 2 we learn about some of the very personal challenges autism presents for Mikey and for Robbie as well as for their parents. We also learn a bit more of the background, and difficulties, Robbie and his mother are confronted with as he matures through his high school years.
Aired: 09/18/17Video has closed captioning.
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