Smiths Station and Central Phenix City lived to play another day in the Class 6A Regionals at Troy University Wednesday.
Erika Jones scored 29 points and pulled down 20 rebounds to lead the Smiths Station Lady Panthers over Robertsdale 53-49 in a first-round game in the girls regional.
Later in the afternoon, Central survived three shots in the final 13 seconds to defeat Daphne 47-45 in the boys regional. Central will play Baldwin County for a berth in the AHSAA Final Four in Birmingham.
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