Plains’ Defense Delivers In Last Second Sectional Championship


The defense forced a double dribble with .4 seconds left to give Pleasant Plains a 40-39 win over Breese Mater Dei to give the Cardinals the 2A Greenville sectional championship. Asya Smith had 10 points, Caroline Jachino had 9 and Ali Fraase had 8 for the Cardinals, who will play QND on Monday in the 2A Illinois College super sectional at 7:30 p.m. for a trip to state.