Liberty hockey player hospitalized following injury

Liberty Hockey (WSLS)

ROANOKE, Va. – Friday night’s ice hockey game between Liberty and UNLV had a break in the action late after a serious collision on the ice left one Flames player seriously injured.

Josh Fricks was carted off the ice with a serious neck injury.

On Saturday the team provided an update as Fricks continues to recover. In a video posted on the team’s Twitter page, Fricks expressed thanks for all the overall support and prayers he received since the scary scene on Friday night.

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