The morning was ideal for some fast racing at the Darlington school with temperatures in the low 70’s and skies overcast. Logan Poteet remained untouchable. Marietta's Boys were dominant and aggressive, blowing away the field. Darlington's Girls spanked the competition, including defending 2A champ Wesleyan. Mary Jeanne Assinzo of Marietta won the Girls Overall title.
33 High School and 31 Middle School squads will line it up Saturday morning on the campus of Darlington to do battle at the 11th Annual Darlington CC Festival. The festival was the brainchild of departed Coach (to Germany) Alan Parrish and this season Coach Katie Ellis is at the comm. Marietta and Etowah look to be running at full strength as well as a few other ranked teams in their respective classes. Quite a 2A showdown will be settled as Darlington and Wesleyan tangle at full strength...Mill Creek is running their JV squad after a great meet at Gwinnett County last week.