PG | | Biography, Drama, Sport
Jim White moves his family after losing his last job as a football coach, and at his new school he turns seven disappointing students into one of the best cross-country teams in the region.
The film is based on the actual 1987 McFarland High School cross country team and their real-life coach Jim White.
Fourth place at your first meet? That's not too shabby.
Jim White: Fourth out of four; also known as last place.
When Carlos is at the top of the pile of almond hulls, he said that someone picked them. Almonds are not picked. A machine shakes the tree and the almonds fall into the machine or are swept up later.
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