Going to the state tennis tournament is a tradition at Groesbeck High School and this year is no exception.
Sophomore Colby McWhorter will compete in Class 3A boys' singles and the girls' doubles team of Josie Wells and Hannah DeFriend will play at the George P. Mitchell Tennis Center and the Omar Smith Intramural Tennis Center at Texas A&M in College Station.
It is the second year playing at the state tournament for all three netters. McWhorter played doubles last year. Wells and DeFriend competed as a team in College Station.
McWhorter's quarterfinals match will be against defending state runner-up John Marshall of Brady at 8 a.m. Thursday. The winner will play in the semifinals at 2 p.m. Thursday. The championship match will be at 8:30 a.m. Friday.
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