Reeltown Boys Basketball vs Beulah (copy)

Reeltown guard Marcus Haynes (3) during an AHSAA basketball game between the Reeltown Rebels and the Beulah Bobcats at Reeltown High School in Notasulga, Ala. on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. Reeltown won 50-45. [Alex City Outlook/ Jake Arthur]

Weather and COVID-19 have forced several last-minute changes to postseason play in Tallapoosa County.

The Reeltown Rebels basketball team made the decision Monday morning to move their game to Wednesday due to a weather surge that is slated to bring black ice and sleet as well as snow.

The girls program, which was slated to play Monday, has confirmed their season is over due to COVID-19 tracking. Reeltown girls’ basketball was slated to travel to Montgomery Academy. Montgomery automatically advances to the next round.

The Dadeville Tigers have confirmed their date and time has moved. The Tigers will be hosting their game Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. where they host Trinity Presbyterian.

Benjamin Russell’s game is on the road against Calera due to the weather, the AHSAA shows their game was moved to Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.

Central Coosa also had their game moved to Wednesday at 6 p.m. The Cougars will host LaFayette.

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Darius Goodman graduated from South Carolina State University in 2015 and returned to Georgia as a sports journalist. 2017 Award-winning sports journalist.