FORT MORGAN — They wouldn’t admit it on Friday night, but the Mead football team smelled blood in the water after seeing Class 3A No. 1 ranked Holy Family fall in a Thursday night game against Longmont.
Being ranked No. 2 in the state by CHSAANow.com, the Mavericks obviously had a chance to take over that top slot with a win at Fort Morgan, and a revenge scenario against the Mustangs also provided the perfect fuel for an all-out blitz at American Legion Field.
Mead controlled the game from the outset in a 51-14 win, and things were going so