CENTER POINT — Kari McAdoo had one of the biggets games of her career, scoring 24 points and grabbing 19 rebounds as Pinson Valley defeated Springville 55-44 in the first round of the Class 5A Area 11 girls basketball tournament at Center Point.
Destini McKinney scored 12 points and Alex Lowery added 10 for the Indians.
Springville was led by Kim Riker, who had 13 points.
The Indians now face the daunting task of taking on the host Eagles, ranked second in Class 5A, in the finals. That game will be played Monday night at 6 p.m., just before the boys finals.