OAK PARK, Ill. (CBS) — A student at Oak Park-River Forest High School got a big send-off on Friday as he prepared to head to Sochi, Russia, where he’ll be participating as a speed skater in the 2014 Winter Olympics.
“I feel good. You know, not too much pressure going in,” 17-year-old Emery Lehman said. “I don’t really like a lot of pressure usually, because then I get all nervous. The lower the pressure, the better for me.”