Lady Royals unable to hold semifinal lead versus Taylor County | HS Sports
Top-seeded BCHS entered Monday's 4-AA basketball semifinals looking to do something that hadn't been done before, win back to back region titles. Monday, BC had a 19-point lead in the third quarter against third seed Taylor County.
The Lady Vikings closed the quarter on a 13-4 run. TC went ahead with 1:40 left. Ieisha Gainey tied the score with 1:16 remaining. Taylor went ahead with 47 seconds left on a pair of free throws. Another pair of free throws after a BC turnover and foul pushed the lead to four.
Alexis Woodfaulk hit a three with less than ten seconds left as Bleckley was upset 53-52. They shot 8 of 17 from the foul line. Dewanda Blackshear and Tia Troup scored 13 points each. Tuesday's consolation game versus Monticello is at 4 pm in Cochran.