[The following was submitted by Mayor Bettencourt's office.]
Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. will honor the 2012 PVMHS Girls Cross Country Division 1 All-State Champions at City Hall Thursday night, Dec. 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the Wiggin Auditorium.
“The Girls Cross Country team performed at an exceptional level all season long culminating in a state championship,” Mayor Bettencourt said. “I look forward to recognizing each of them for their outstanding performance, teamwork and commitment to excellence.”
To help commemorate Peabody's first Division I crown in cross country since 1978, Mayor Bettencourt will present each team member and coach a special mayoral citation of achievement.
The Mayor will also unveil a set of distinctive road signs acknowledging the team’s triumph.