Six missing during Gulf boat race

CNN) — The six-person crew of a Texas A&M University sailboat was reported missing Saturday in the Gulf of Mexico, the Coast Guard said.

A sailboat matching the description of the crew’s 38-foot boat was found overturned about 5:15 p.m., though none of the mariners was spotted, authorities said.

Let’s keep them in our prayers!

5 of the 6 have been found! Let’s keep praying?

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  1. 5 of the 6 were rescued. One safety officer, Roger Stone, sacrificed his life so that two student sailors could escape from the capsized boat. Mr. Stone shoved them out of the area below deck as the boat was turning upside down and sinking. He is a hero by all accounts. May he rest in eternal peace.

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