Five out of our seven AHSAA baseball teams have advanced to the first playoff round, which is played this Friday and Saturday.
All best-of-three series begin with a doubleheader on Friday, and a third game on Saturday if necessary. Saturday games will all begin at 1 p.m., except where noted.
Schedules, with starting times for the first game:
Fultondale at No. 2 Randolph County, 1 p.m.
Jemison at Corner, 5
Springville at Mortimer Jordan, 5
Walker at No. 10 Pinson Valley, 4:30
Gardendale at Vestavia Hills, 4:30 (Saturday, noon)