Steamboat’s No. 3 doubles pair qualifies for state

Steamboat Springs boys tennis player Caleb Groemmeck competes in the No. 3 doubles match alongside Eli Ince during a home competition against Rocky Mountain High School earlier this month. The pair are the only Sailors to automatically qualify for the state championships next weekend.
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GRAND JUNCTION — The Steamboat Springs High School boys tennis team competed over the last two days at the 4A Region 8 Tournament.

All three singles players finished third and will be considered alternates for the state tournament, while the No. 3 doubles pairing of Caleb Groemmeck and Eli Ince took second and automatically qualified.

The pair will head to Pueblo City Park for the state championships, which run from Oct. 14-16.

No. 1 singles player Nash Whittington, No. 2 player Gabe Gray and No. 3 player Beck Myklusch all took third in their brackets.

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