Lodi golfer expected to fully recover from broken back
Garrett Baffoni, an incoming Lodi High senior, jokes about his improved posture after wearing a back brace for three months following a snowboarding accident that left him with a broken back.
Posted: Friday, July 9, 2010 1:11 am
Updated: 6:15 am, Fri Jul 9, 2010.
Almost four months ago, Garrett Baffoni's life as he knew it was
The incoming Lodi High senior and the golf team's No. 1 golfer
had three broken vertebrae, one shattered and possibly threatening
his spinal cord, the resulting damage of a snowboarding accident.
While Baffoni still had full mobility, the severity of his injury
and the outlook for his recovery was unknown.
Friday, July 9, 2010 1:11 am.
Updated: 6:15 am.