Road Warriors: Fannin Girls Go On The Road In Round 1 & Defeat Athens AcademyTeam FYN Sports February 21, 2023
Athens, Ga- Courtney Davis poured in 25 of the Lady Rebels 62 total points in their round on playoff game on Tuesday, paving the way for a 62-37 victory over Athens Academy.
Fannin got off the bus with a chip on their shoulder and never trailed for the entirety of the game, as they went on a 12-point run following the tip.
While they only led 24-14 heading into halftime, the Lady Rebels absolutely dominated the second half and never let their foot off the gas.
As a team, Fannin County shot 50% from beyond the arc, going 7-14 from three-point land. The Lady Rebs played some stifling defense for all four quarters also, as they blocked three shots and came away with 17 steals.
Reigan O’Neal (17) and Ava Queen (11) joined Courtney Davis (25) as the three Lady Rebels to reach double figures in scoring on the night.
Up next for Fannin will be another road game vs Landmark Christian in round 2.
Lady Rebels Finish Regular Season Undefeated In Region PlayTeamFYNSports February 14, 2022
For the second straight year, the Fannin County Lady Rebels have finished their regular season undefeated in region 7AA play.
With Fridays win over Pepperell, the Lady Rebels are 24-0 over the past 2 seasons in region games! Led by Seniors Becca Ledford, Jenna Young and Reagan York, Fannin wraps up their regular season with a 22-2 overall record, all while remaining undefeated in front of their home crowd.
Obviously home court advantage is a big deal for Fannin as they try to make a run at another state title game as they did last year, and winning this years Region 7AA tournament (which is being held in Blue ridge fyi) could allow them to play nearly every playoff game at home.
The Region Tournament will kick off at Fannin County High School on Tuesday night at 4:00pm, as Gordon Central and Pepperell will take the court, followed by Dade County and the Model/Coosa winner (played Monday night @ Model).
The full Region 7AA Womens Tournament Bracket: