Congratulations to the Boys Cross Country and Girls Cross Country teams for placing 2nd at the Battle of Atlanta Invitational this past Saturday. Both the Blue Devils teams placed 5 runners in the top 50 runners overall. The boys team was led by Kamari Miller in 3rd placed in a time of 16 minutes & 4 seconds. Jared Fortenberry placed 16th overall in a time of 16 minutes & 42 Seconds. The girl’s team was led by senior June Mwaniki placing 4th overall in a time of 19 minutes & 24 seconds.
The JV Girls placed 3rd overall at the meet.
Congratulations to all the Marietta runners for a good effort this weekend.
The varsity volleyball team competed in the Coosa Invitational on Saturday August 17th. After a strong 3-0 start in pool play, the devils fell short to Armuchee in the first round of playoffs, losing 1-2 to be eliminated from the tournament.
"The team was upset to get knocked out first round, but are hungry to get back in the gym and prepare for our first region match vs North Cobb at home on Tuesday," said head coach Jeff Black. "Every day we look better and better, and are expecting to make a strong push in the region and finish in the top three.
#7 Ricky White (Senior), jump starts the night for Marietta Football as he takes the opening kickoff to the house for a 93 yard touchdown return. The Devils would roll on to a 42-7 win. The next game will be in the 2019 Corky Kell Classic as the Devils look to defeat the Wolves of Rome High School.
Thur, Aug 22 @8:30 pm
Barron Stadium, 300 W 3rd St, Rome, GA 30165
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