High school tennis: Columbus girls and boys advance

The Columbus High girls and boys both advanced to the second round of the Georgia High School Association tennis playoffs with victories on Wednesday.

The Columbus boys defeated Worth County 4-0 in the early afternoon while the girls turned back Peach County 4-1 later in the day. Both teams advance to play highly ranked Woodward Academy teams in Atlanta on Monday. The Woodward girls are ranked No. 3 in the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Class AAA poll, while the War Eagle boys are No. 1 in their poll.