A University of Louisiana football player has given quite the Father's Day gift to his much-deserving stepdad. The Catholic High of New Iberia graduate has honored his stepfather by legally changing his name and giving him a custom Cajuns jersey which touts the new name.

Louisiana Ragin' Cajun Zi-Yon Hill will now be known as Zi-Yon Hill-Green.


It was an emotional Father's Day for Chris Green, step-dad to University of Louisiana football player Zi-Yon Hill who will now be known as Zi-Yon Hill-Green.

The former standout from Catholic High of New Iberia now rocks the Vermillion & White for the Ragin' Cajuns and next season, he will be rocking a brand new name on the back of his jersey for his senior year.

via The Daily Iberian
via The Daily Iberian

Reports from our media partners at KATC-TV3 say that Chris Green has raised Hill since he was a mere 1-year-old. Clearly, Green has had a massive impact on the young man's life as he his legal name will now be Zi-Yon Hill-Green.

University of Louisiana Football Player Zi-Yon Hill Green Honors His Stepfather

See the post with the announcement from @z4b0_ on Instagram below.

Check out the emotional moment captured on video and shared by The Daily Iberian on Facebook below.

What a special moment for these two who clearly share a powerful bond. A big shoutout to all of the Dad's in the wake of this Father's Day. We all can't wait to cheer on those Ragin' Cajuns next season!

See more details on the story via KATC-TV3 here.

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