The Blackman girls basketball team won its first Region 4-AAA championship on Wednesday night by beating Oakland 41-33 in the title game at Siegel.
The Lady Blaze led just 18-17 at halftime and 30-29 in the final period before pulling away.
Blackman, ranked No. 1 in the state and No. 1 nationally by MaxPreps will face Cumberland County on Saturday night at 7 at home in a Sectional game.
Oakland will play at Bradley Central the road on Saturday. The winners of the aforementioned game will advance to the TSSAAA State Tournament.