|Perkiomen Valley head coach Mike Poysden cuts down the net in front of a large PV contingent after his team won the PAC-10 boys basketball championship game, 44-41, over Methacton Tuesday night at Spring-Ford. (Kevin Hoffman/The Mercury)|
By Jeff Stover
ROYERSFORD — It was a case of extending the classroom over to the basketball court.
And Perkiomen Valley’s reward for being highly studious was something even the biggest box of gold stars couldn’t address.
The Vikings made a glorious return to prominence Tuesday when they faced Methacton in the championship game of the Pioneer Athletic Conference’s “Final Four” playoffs. Applying the lessons it learned over the course of a down-and-up regular season, PV pulled out a 44-41 victory over the Warriors for their first league title in 11 years.
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