After a moment of disbelief, Alayna started walking towards the figure. Then, once she was absolutely certain of his identity, she began running towards him. Yes, the man in the mask was her dad.
Alayna sprinted towards him with a huge smile on her face. When they met, he took her into his arms, picked her up and gave her a giant hug. The crowds in the stadium burst into applause as they watched the emotional reunion.