The Sturgis boys tennis team advanced to the Division 3 state finals with Saturday’s regional title at Paw Paw. The Trojans finished with 22 team points, well ahead of second place St. Joseph’s 12.
All of Sturgis’ players made it to their championship match with titles claimed in six flights. In #2, #3, and #4 singles, the Trojans got first place finishes from Matt Wynes, Sam Rehm, and Aiden Whitehead. #1 singles player Walter Ebert took second in his flight.
In doubles, the #2, #3, and #4 pairings all grabbed gold. #2 was Grady Miller and Christian Perry; #3 was Justin Herblet and Luke Frost; and #4 was George Ebert and Braydon Claar. The #1 pair of Max Scheske and Adam Donmeyer were runner-up.
Sturgis moves on to the Division 3 state finals on Friday and Saturday at various sites in the Midland area.