The Times West Virginian

October 20, 2013

County teams finish fast at Big 10 Championship: PHOTOS

Times West Virginian

— Marion County junior high teams had a strong showing at the Big 10 Championship at Preston High School Saturday.

The East Fairmont girls took home first place, paced by Bethany McPherson’s ninth place finish. Hannah Floyd finished first overall with a time of 14:09 to lead West Fairmont Middle School to a fourth place finish. Adriana Abruzzino took second overall with a 14:13 to help Fairmont Catholic to a fifth place team finish.

For the boys, the six of the top ten finishers came from East Fairmont Junior High. Dylan Parr paced the group with a time of 12:48, followed by Mark Ellis (12:50), Joshua Weist (12:59), Blake Ashcraft (13:08) and Joshua Poe (13:11) and Kadin Maxey (13:32). West Fairmont took home fourth place and Fairmont Catholic crossed the line in fifth.

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