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TUCSON, Ariz. -- It was an emotional homecoming for Desert Christian High School girls basketball and soccer coach Mark Harding at Tucson International Airport.
He was surprised by his players upon his return to Tucson Wednesday.
Harding, also a pilot, crashed in Arkansas this week but somehow walked away from the accident.
"It's great, it's the second best welcome I've had in the last few days," said Harding. "The first one was walking away from the airplane."
"There is absolutely no doubt in my mind that this is a miracle. It was all God's doing and there's nothing else anyone can say," said soccer player Kristen Cray.
Harding plans to take advantage of his second chance at life. He says he's going to do something special.