Emery Lehman, Oak Park River Forest student, gets sendoff for Sochi Games

Emery Lehman

January 17, 2014 8:08:03 PM PST
A west suburban high school senior is heading to the Sochi Games, and he got a warm send- off Friday at school.

Speed skater Emery Lehman goes to Oak Park River Forest High School.

The 17-year-old leaves for Sochi, Russia this weekend.

He was given a hat, blanket and sweatshirt in school colors to help him stay warm during the games.