Semi-Pro Football Team Dedicates Saturday's Game To Injured Sapulpa Boy

Thursday, March 31st 2011, 1:02 pm
By: News On 6

BEGGS, Oklahoma -- The Oklahoma Tornados football team is dedicating its game Saturday afternoon in Beggs to an 11-year-old Sapulpa boy critically injured in an ATV crash Friday, March 25, 2011.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says Gavinn Mikles was injured when an ATV he was riding, missed a turn and rolled near 161st West Avenue and West 111th Street.

The ATV came to rest against a tree, pinning Mikles.

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Mikles was taken to a Tulsa hospital where he remains in critical condition.

The Oklahoma Tornados, a semi-pro football team will be holding a moment of silence after the coin toss and team members will wear stickers on their helmets during the game.

The game is Saturday, April 2, 2011 at Beggs High School's football field.