After leading for a majority of Wednesday's second round game against Dade County, Bleckley found themselves down by four with less than three minutes to go in the fourth. A pair of three-point plays, the second by Aliyah Whitehead with 55 seconds left, put the Lady Royals up 45-43.
BC missed six straight free throws in the final minute but held on to win 45-43. You can read more coverage of the game here. Whitehead had 15 points. Jahnaria Brown led with 16.
Bleckley takes on 6-AA top seed Hapeville Charter in the elite eight February 28. A coin toss will decide location.