Young boy gains national attention for anthem performance at Daemen basketball game


(Image from video posted by Daemen College MBB)

AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB) — A young boy is getting national attention after his performance of the national anthem at a local sporting event.

Matthew Hoppel sang “The Star Spangled Banner” at a Daemen College men’s basketball game.

Watch him below:

The video was posted on the team’s Twitter account this past Saturday.

Hoppel and his family were interviewed by Access Hollywood, and appeared on the program Tuesday night.

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