NORTHWEST REGIONAL: Indians fall to Pleasant Grove in regional semifinal
For eight minutes, East Limestone couldn’t miss.
The Indians led by as many as 13 points early on, but couldn’t hang on against a relentless Pleasant Grove press in a 50-48 loss at the 5A girls regional semifinal.
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