Rome Model pockets slim win over Blue Ridge Fannin County

Rome Model posted a narrow 28-27 win over Blue Ridge Fannin County on Oct. 6 in Georgia football.

The start wasn’t the problem for Blue Ridge Fannin County, as it began with a 7-0 edge over Rome Model through the end of the first quarter.

The Blue Devils’ offense darted in front for a 14-7 lead over the Rebels at the intermission.

Rome Model darted to a 21-7 lead heading into the fourth quarter.

The Rebels rallied in the final quarter, but the Blue Devils skirted trouble with just enough offense to thwart all hopes.

The last time Rome Model and Blue Ridge Fannin County played in a 24-0 game on Oct. 7, 2022.

In recent action on Sept. 22, Blue Ridge Fannin County faced off against Calhoun Gordon Central and Rome Model took on Chatsworth Murray County on Sept. 22 at Chatsworth Murray County High School.

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