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Steamboat boys basketball drops season opener

Steamboat senior Ethan Hoy gears up to take a shot during a Steamboat boys basketball practice on Nov. 21. The Sailors began the regular season with a loss to Lutheran but hope to bounce back with two more games this weekend.
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Opening the season against Lutheran, the Steamboat Springs boys basketball team suffered a 62-35 loss on Thursday, Dec. 1, during a tournament at Golden High School. 

The team struggled to put up points and made just 40% of its shots on the floor while Steamboat sophomore Jeffrey Sturges led the Sailors in scoring with 11 points including three 3-pointers. 

The 0-1 Sailors have a tough schedule to begin the season and will continue tournament play with games against Vista Peak and Sierra to close out the weekend.



Lutheran 62, Steamboat Springs 35


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