Faced with a three hour delay, head coach Tony Price's mechanical expertise came in handy when faced with a breakdown on Sunday.
The Lady Gators ride the right arm and bat of ace Brianna Bailey to advance to Tuesday's championship against Trenton.
This the sixth consecutive season the Dolphins have made it to the third round of the state playoffs.
Weather permitting, the Gators and Blue Devils will square off Monday afternoon in the 1A state semifinals.
The Lady Indians started the day with a walk-off win, but fell 6-1 in the winner-take-all championship game against Temple (TX).