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Boys Cross Country Preview: Big graduating class left void across Carroll

Boys Cross Country Preview: Big graduating class left void across Carroll

After a strong end to the season last year, Liberty's Nick Tilson knew he'd be on opposing teams' watch lists at the start of his junior campaign. In 2014, the Lions runner finished third at the county championship meet, third at the MVAL championship meet, fifth at regionals, and second in the Class 2A title race. Sometimes, it can take runners until their final year to reach their potential on the course. But, after the county graduated a majority of its talent, Tilson may get an opportunity to show just how good he can be as he enters junior season. "It kind of puts a target on my back a little bit," said Tilson, Liberty's top returner in 2015....

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