COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Four area teams advanced to the AHSAA regionals with Sub-Regional victories on Wednesday night.
The Eufaula Tigers got 24 points from Joshua Paige to post a 78-48 win over the R.E. Lee Generals in a game played in Eufaula to earn a spot in the 6A Southwest Regional. Opelika wasn’t as fortunate. A second-half rally fell short as the Bulldogs lost a road contest to Carver-Montgomery, 82-78.
In 2A, everybody won. The Lanett Panthers boys topped the Vincent Yellow Jackets 68-33, while the LaFayette Bulldogs boys won on the road at Central-Coosa, beating the Cougars 47-38. The LaFayette girls team also advanced, beating Vincent 52-31. All three will play in the Southeast Regional.
The Loachapoka Indians saw their season end with a 65-61 road loss to the Winterboro Bulldogs in Class 1A.
Girls regional games will be played on Thursday night, while the boys will play their games on Friday night.