February 5, 2013
The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club put 18 jumping or Nordic combined athletes on the Junior National team. The team is set to compete in Minneapolis from Feb. 25 to March 2. The team consists of 11 J2 boys, three J2 girls and four J1 boys. Last year, the team took 13 athletes to the event. Pictured are, back row from left, coach Gary Crawford, Nicholas Madden, Aleck Gantick, Spencer Petersen, Ben Berend, Tyler Smith, coach Martin Bayer, Jasper Good, Grant Andrews, Peter Rosenthal and coach Todd Wilson. Front row, from left, are Margaret Lichtenfels, Kathleen O'Connell, Natalie Bohlmann, Decker Dean, Elijah Vargas and Wyatt Gebhardt. Kneeling, from left, are David Petersen, Finn O'Connell and Koby Vargas.