Student with special needs steals home on Senior Day

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Anthony Estrada, a student with special needs, steals home for the Los Altos High School Conquerors on Thursday, May 12, 2016.

It was an unforgettable moment for a student with special needs during Senior Day at a California high school.

Anthony Estrada, wearing No. 22 for the Los Altos High School Conqueror's baseball team, was on third base in a game against the Diamond Ranch Panthers on Thursday.

A wild pitch was thrown that skipped by the catcher, making its way to the backstop.

Anthony sprinted for home with the assistance of his third-base coach following him down the baseline.

With dirt flying and the home crowd cheering him on, Anthony raced across home plate to score a run.

The crowd erupted as Anthony was mobbed by his teammates. Hugs and high-fives were exchanged as Anthony made his way back to the dugout.

"Nothing stops him from being happy and making others around him happy," one student said of Anthony.

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