Bleckley girls win, boys lose, at Taylor County | HS Sports
Dewanda Blackshear's three in the fourth quarter capped a 7-0 start to give the Lady Royals a six-point lead at Taylor County. BCHS would struggle offensively after that with just one basket and missing four free throws but held on to win 55-49. Blackshear scored 21. Tia Troup had 12.
DJ Lemmon and D'Andre Pitts had back to back three-point shots as part of the Royals 11-1 run to end the third quarter. It cut what was a 19-point Viking lead to 11. BC could not complete the comeback and lost 77-59. Pitts had 16.
Bleckley hosts Lamar County Friday. JV girls tip at 4:15 pm with varsity to follow.