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Matter of seconds

Both Pleasant Valley teams finish second at state cross-country finals; T.R. Miller ends girls run, PV boys make run at ACA

Pleasant Valley's two cross country teams pose with their matching state runner-up trophies before heading back to Calhoun County.

By Al Muskewitz
East Alabama Sports Today

MOULTON — Both Pleasant Valley cross-country teams brought state trophies back to Calhoun County Saturday.

They might not have been the color they really wanted when the season began, and the way they were accepted was purely a matter of perspective.

Both PV teams finished second in their respective Class 3A races at the Oakville Indian Mounds course, bringing home red runner-up hardware. For the boys, it was a nice reward in a race they likely weren’t going to win. For the girls, who won state titles each of the last two years here, it was a letdown.

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