Victory Christian’s Seth Smith (4) gets the tough 2-point layup.
Victory Christian’s Seth Smith (4) gets the tough 2-point layup. Jonathan Aguallo Special to the Observer
Victory Christian’s Seth Smith (4) gets the tough 2-point layup. Jonathan Aguallo Special to the Observer

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