a link to story about this week's upcoming playoff events, which are plentiful if you're into soccer and tennis.
And here are a few other things coming up this week:
Monday: Glenwood multi-sport star Bree Nowlin signs to play at Division I Kennsaw State; Brookstone girls tennis team defeats Bacon County 5-0.
Tuesday: Note that the Hardaway boys soccer team's first-round game vs. Ola has been moved to Columbus State.
Wednesday: Columbus athletes Jonathan Klotz and Amanda Massengale have college signings. Klotz will golf at Kennesaw State, and Massengale will sign to ride for the equestrian program and run cross country at St. Andrews Presbyterian College.
Thursday: Central-Phenix City and Opelika play in softball area tourney, at Central.
Friday: Columbus girls soccer team in playoffs.
Saturday: AHSAA state track meet, which includes the following local athletes:
Janisha Davis (Smiths Station, 100), Erynne Byrd (Central, 200), Deonte Swinton (Central, 100 hurdles), Renee Usher, (Smiths Station); the Smiths Station girls 4x100 relay and the 4x400 relay; and the Central boys 4x100 relay.
- Chris White