Model's Dan Fisher vs. Unity Christian

Model’s Dane Fisher shoots a 3-pointer during a game against the Unity Christian Lions at Model High School on Jan. 4.

The Model Blue Devils and Armuchee Indians picked up region victories Tuesday night in varsity basketball action.

The Model Blue Devils defeated the Gordon Central Warriors 72-32 in a Region 7-AA contest on Tuesday at Model High School.

Model led 21-2 after the first quarter and eased to its sixth straight win.

Dane Fisher led the way scoring-wise with 22 points and five rebounds. Derion Richardson recorded 14 points, four rebounds and two assists.

Jakenes Heard notched nine points and 10 rebounds, Jeremias Heard chipped in eight points and eight rebounds, and Ezra Donner had a triple-five night with five points, assists and rebounds.

The Blue Devils head out on the road and prepares to battle Fannin County in the first of a three-game road trip. Tipoff is scheduled for Friday at 7:30 p.m. in Blue Ridge.

The Armuchee Indians defeated Gordon Lee 52-42 in a Region 6-A Public bout Tuesday in Chickamauga.

Senior Ethan Aker led the way with 22 points, six rebounds and two steals.

Senior Chandler Cook and sophomore Jordan Joyce each recorded nine points. Cook totaled three assists and two steals while Joyce snagged seven rebounds.

The Indians next take the court against Drew Charter School at Armuchee High School. Tipoff is scheduled for Friday at 7:30 p.m.

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