[Matthew Apgar / Daily Chronicle]
From Pleasant Plains side: The Cardinals started the game hot on offense, outgaining IC Catholic 164-131 at halftime even though they trailed 6-0. The managed negative-9 yards in the second half.
"We defensively we did a lot of good things but we did get a lot going offensively," Pleasant Plains coach Brody Walworth said. "I thought the field position really hurt us in the second half. I'm super proud of these kids."
Stats and more stats: West was 9 for 11 passing with 110 yards, and ran for negative-6 yards – he lost 31 yards due to sacks. Reese had a game-best 11 tackles.
For Plains, Ben Reinert was 12 for 19 with two interceptions and just 55 yards. Nik Samson ran for 108 yards on 20 carries. Defensively, Lucas Western had two sacks and 5.5 tackles for a loss.