SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

October 1, 2013

Middle School cross country teams run to honor Marc Burns


The Salem News

---- — BEVERLY — The Marc Burns Cross Country Invitational, featuring 135 runners from Briscoe Middle School, St. John’s and St. Mary’s cross country teams, was a great success.

Teams ran in honor of their teammate and friend, Marc Burns. There was also a food drive to benefit Beverly Bootstraps with many bins of food collected in Marc’s honor.

Marc Burns, a Briscoe Middle School student who passed away unexpectedly last summer at age 13, was a wonderful young man who was dedicated, kindhearted and a wonderful friend to all. The Marc Burns Cross Country Invitational honors Marc’s Legacy.