For the first time in school a history a Bridge City basketball team is heading to the state regional tournament. On Tuesday night the Bridge City Lady Cardinals defeated Sweeny 61-58 in the regional quarterfinal round. The Lady Cardinals will face the Fairfield Lady Eagles in the regional tournament at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum in Huntsville on Friday, Feb. 21, at 6:15 p.m. From here a state championship is within reach. The 2014 Lady Cardinals are led by second year head coach Jennifer Willis. Congratulation to our Lady Cardinals!

Lady Cardinal Caylin Choate leaps into the arms of teammate Kelsey Fults as Bridge City wins in double overtime against Hardin-Jefferson. The victory propelled the Bridge City girls into the state playoffs a few weeks later.   RECORD PHOTOS: Mark Dunn