On behalf of OBX Storm Soccer Club, it is with heavy hearts we express sincere condolences to the family of U9 Boys Storm Sol member Luke Sawyer and sympathy to the family of his teammate, Milo Garcia Rosales. Luke, his mother Carol, and Milo were involved in a car accident on January 13th, and tragically, Luke passed away at the scene of the accident. Milo remains in intensive care but has improved to stable condition, and Carol is expected to recover. We as the OBX Storm family send our thoughts and prayers for the recoveries of Carol and Milo as well as support and comfort to their families, loved ones, and teammates during this difficult time.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at St. Andrews By-the-Sea Episcopal Church. 4212 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head. Players attending who want to show solidarity should wear their white jerseys.
The family will receive friends and relatives Monday evening at Twiford Funeral Home, 500 Budleigh Street, Manteo. from 6:00 until 8:00 pm.