March 21, 2019
Both semifinals series started on Thursday. The two teams that have had classic playoff encounters in recent seasons started the day and Adut Bulgak and Maccabi Ramat Hen built a lead heading into halftime, but Maccabi Ashdod roared back at home to win 75-73. Elitzur Holon had helped push Elitzur Ramla down the standings to gain homecourt advantage for this series, but the visitors got their revenge in the first game, leaning on Tiffany Mitchell and Allison Hightower to win 68-49. The teams will alternate venues for each game of the series with the next games on Monday.
Maccabi Ashdod vs. Maccabi Ramat Hen 75-73 ASH Adams 19/6r Vivians 16/9r Hopkins 13/12r/6a Baron 12 Doron 7 Snow 1 RAH Bulgak 20/12r Ruffin-Pratt 13 Harden 11/8r Shafir 11 Lev 11 Levitsky 7/6r
Elitzur Holon vs. Elitzur Ramla 49-68 HOL Kelley 18/12r Bentley 13 Pelleg 6 Hooper 6 Spector 0 RAM Mitchell 26/9r Hightower 20 Cohen 9/7r Nared 6/15r Diamant 2/8r