Rome Lady Wolves Basketball

The Rome Lady Wolves gather during a timeout at Rome High School. Rome will play in the Region 5-AAAAAA Championship game on Saturday.

The Rome Lady Wolves are advancing on to the Region 5-AAAAAA title game after taking down Douglas County 57-38 Thursday at Carrollton High School.

The victory also assures a home playoff game for at least the first round of the state playoffs, set to begin on Tuesday. Rome’s record improves to 21-6 overall, including eight of their last nine.

Rome will face the winner of the Alexander-Carrollton contest on Saturday, Feb. 20, at Carrollton High School. Tipoff is scheduled for 5 p.m.

Rome split the regular-season series against Alexander (13-12) and lost both games to Carrollton (24-1).

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