Blue Devils fall 42-7 to T.R. Miller in region home game

Published 11:40 pm Friday, October 13, 2023

Escambia County head football coach Vincent Harris said the team has got to get better after a 42-7 region loss to T.R. Miller tonight in Atmore.

“T.R. Miller played hard,” Harris said. “I thought we played hard in spurts, but overall, we’ve got to get better. We’ve got to come back next week, and work our tails off and try to get better.”

The Blue Devils’ lone touchdown came on a scoring run from Markvavion Dixon, Harris said.

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With the loss, Escambia County falls to 5-3 overall, and 2-3 in Class 4A, Region 1 play. The Blue Devils visit Bayside Academy (5-2, 3-2) next week, and host Orange Beach (0-7) Oct. 27.

“Hats off to T.R. Miller,” Harris said. “They did a really good job. We’ve just got to get better. We’ve got to get better for Bayside Academy next week.”