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My sister Crystal had pointed this story out to me.  Many times when you see auto accident, you might brush it off and say, I’m sure they’ll get better. Then I took a closer look today. Then I put one and two together.  This is Beavers boy!

I used to do the PA for a Bullriding back in my home turf, Presho, South Dakota. I remember the first time Monte James and I were setting up a skinny kid named Lane was there helping.  Easy to talk to.  Articulate as any adult and knowlegey as hell about rodeo and in particular Bull Riding.

Oh, I mentioned Beaver. Beaver is a bullfighter from Presho. He’s lived there with Lane for years.  Both Beaver and Lane took me under their wing and taught me, the now city boy, politely about some of the finer points of Bull Riding and Bull Fighting.

That’s when I heard Lane had been in a car accident I quickly thought, ‘kids tough,’ no prob, he’ll recover. Turns out it’s much worse than I could have ever imagined. This rock hard rock star in the rodeo arena got busted up bad.

It’s amazing, we can get so busy that things like this ‘slip by’ for a minute, that’s why I wanted to take a moment to write a line or two about Lane.

I’ve seen this kid grow up.  Ride bulls, first the smaller Junior Bulls and later the big Rough Stock.  I’ve seen the way his Dad, Beaver Scott  looked at him with pride while he was riding or walking away after a good ride.

If you’ve ever been to a rodeo, or enjoyed watching bull riding, join me tonight as we rush in, like a bull fighter unselfishly to rescue a downed cowboy from a bull… in a Prayer.  A prayer for Lane Scott.

UPDATE: 10/31/13

DAY 58 – Lane is still in the ICU. His body continues to heal and recover so he can wake up from the coma (not an induced coma). The big news today was that Lane will be transferred to the Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Lincoln, NE tomorrow (Thursday)! Lane is still technically in a coma, but he seems to be coming around a little each day. It is just time to move him out of the ICU as there isn’t much more they can do. He’s stable enough now for transporting him by plane with the flight team. It’s time for rehab! We would like to thank all the medical staff and personnel that we came in contact with at Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center in Waco, Texas! We appreciate all the excellent care and concern that was given to Lane and the family. And thanks to each and every one of you for your continued thoughts and prayers for Lane and the family, as well as for the two girls and their families. Lane and our family truly are blessed for all the support that has been extended to us. The prayers ARE working!!! (Auntie Mary on behalf of Lane Scott’s family)

If you would like to send a card:

Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center
Lane Scott Rm # 1324
100 Hillcrest Med. Bld.
PO Box 21146
Waco , Texas 76712

Facebook-Prayers for Lane Scott

The Philip Scotties and the Lyman Raiders kneeling together in prayer after their game against each other Friday night – praying for a fellow former student/athlete/friend at both their schools. Pretty awesome to witness. The Scottie spirit just goes on and on … from group to group of athletes who come thru the system. And evidently it runs in the Raiders too!

 

 

 

 

 

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