MHSNews | More Than Meets The Eye

By R.C. Gioia, Marquette High School

Richie Tienter is not like other freshmen. Five months after he was born and after numerous doctor visits, his parents were told that he had optic nerve hypoplasia, a disorder characterized by the underdevelopment of optic nerves.

This story was originally published on Marquette Messenger on February 5, 2020.