Both the Lady Royals and Royals were coming off home losses Tuesday when Bleckley made the short trip to Warner Robins to take on Houston County High School. Up 8-5 after one quarter, BC was outscored 25-2. Down 28 to begin the fourth, they would go on to lose 51-34. Alexis Ligon scored 10.
The Royals led by one at halftime but trailed by nine going to the fourth. They cut what was a 13-point deficit to four but lost 59-51. Willie Taylor scored 14. Royals foul shooting was 12-20.
Region play resumes Friday at Lamar County. JV girls tip at 5:15 pm with varsity to follow.