A teen surprised his life-long best friend with a homecoming invitation. The whole school cheered

(CNN)David Cowan and Saris Garcia, both high school students who have Down syndrome, have known each other for more than a decade. HOCO 2019 proposal #hoco2019 #imsoexcited #homecomingproposal #surprise #davidandsaris #sarismarie #downsyndromerocks #inclusion @lakebrantley_cheer @seminolehighschool @lakebrantley2021 @theellenshow A post shared by SarisMarie (@saris.marie.model) on Sep 26, 2019 at 5:54pm PDT Her boyfriend, Cowan, a 12th grader at Seminole High School in Sanford, Florida, was in the bleachers just waiting to pop the question. “He was so excited and dancing in the bleachers,” Garcia’s mom, Wanda Cruz and Cowan’s mom, Marilyn Cowan, said in their joint email. The two met each other in a speech therapy class, but lost touch after the Cowans briefly moved away in 2004. Months later, both …