COLUMBUS, Ga – Several area high school teams advanced in state basketball playoff games played on Wednesday, including the girls teams from Columbus High School, Marion County and Greenville.
In the Alabama 5A regional finals, the boys and girls teams from Eufaula both lost, coming up just short of advancing to the state semifinals.
Below are the results for area teams from Wednesday’s playoff games, as well as links to the complete state playoff brackets:
LaGrange 35, Cross Creek 44
Columbus 50, West Hall 47
Columbus will play at Spalding in the 4A quarterfinals
Hancock Central 39, Taylor County 38
Wilkinson County 61, Marion County 64
Marion County will host Wood-Tompkins in the 1A quarterfinals
Terrell County 50, Greenville 57
Greenville will play at Pelham in the 1A quarterfinals
Central-Talbotton 51, Taylor County 41
Central-Talbotton will play winner of Crawford County vs Wilkinson County
Eufaula, 46, Faith Academy 63
Eufaula 55, Charles Henderson 56