The pickleball scene in Opelika was bustling this week, with play from the USA Pickleball Atlantic South Diamond Regional taking place at the Opelika Sportsplex. With 12 additional courts added to the facility in June, Opelika continued to establish itself as one of the premier locations to play competitive pickleball in the Southeast. The SportsPlex will host the Alabama Classic Association of Pickleball Professionals (APP)Tour Event, Oct. 6 through 9.