BCHS to begin basketball region playoffs next week | HS Sports
The Lady Royals and Putnam County have been tied in the region standings since BC lost to the Lady Eagles on January 21. A coin toss was held Thursday to determine top seed for next week's playoffs should the teams remain tied. Bleckley won.
This year, the top girls seed will host the 4-AA semifinals and finals. Saturday afternoon, BCHS made up last week's postponed games with Taylor County in Cochran. The Lady Royals won 56-35, thus clinching top seed. They will play at home Friday at 7 pm.
The Royals were already eighth seed before Saturday's game. BC lost to the Vikings 72-49 and will take on Macon County in a 7-8 play in game. That contest will take place Monday at the home of the girls seventh seed, Lamar County. Tip time is 7:30 pm.
Leading scorers from Saturday's games. Girls: MyEsha Moore with 19 points. Tia Troup with 14 points. Dewanda Blackshear with 11 points. Boys: Shaunkendrick Brown scored 20 points. Jeremey Marshall had 16. DJ Lemmon scored 10.