After Life-Threatening Injury, Coach Leads Team to State | News
A year ago, Lakeville North girls hockey coach Buck Kochevar was fighting for his life. His road to recovery has led him and his team to the State Tournament.
A fall on the ice at practice fractured Kochevar's skull and led to an 80-day hospital stay and a year off his skates.
Now that he's back, he'll be on the bench at the Xcel Energy Center as his team skates in the State Tournament.
Click the video box on this page to hear the story of his recovery, and Lakeville North's thrilling run spurned on by their coach's return.