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Elkers win D-9 title

March 3, 2014

Ben MacDonald, 20, of the Elkers drives past Elk Catholic's Ivan Wortman, 25, during the first half of Saturday night's championship game.

CLARION — The Ridgway Elkers captured the District 9 Class A boys basketball championship Saturday night by defeating the Elk County Catholic Crusaders by a 48-41 score in the title game played at Clarion University’s Tippin Gymnasium.
The Elkers had built a seven-point lead at the end of three quarters. In the final eight minutes of play, Ridgway used the foul line to their advantage as they converted 10 of 15 foul shots to help secure the victory. The Elkers were 17 of 26 from the sin strip for the game while Elk Catholic was nine of 13.

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