Punxsy trio

Punxsutawney’s Eric Surkala (1901) runs in front of teammates Andrew Barnoff (1893) and Evan Grove (1913) early in the Class 2A boys race Saturday in Ridgway. Surkala went on to finish second and Barnoff fifth as both Chucks earned trips to states. Groce finished 22nd. Punxsy was the team runner-up to DuBois by just six points, 46-52.