True Blue: Baker And Cassidy The Engines To Darien’s Field Hockey Team

DARIEN — Consistent with their uniform numbers, Marissa Baker and Georgia Cassidy refer to themselves, respectively, as “Thing 1 and Thing 2.” It is a playful but inaccurate description for the star forwards of the Darien High School field hockey team, who have been teammates — no, linemates — in two sports for six years.

“Sometimes I know where she is without looking up and she will do whatever she can,” Baker said.