AC-Valley ends Rams season with, 71-65, win

Bob Parana - Staff Writer

AC-Valley defeated Johnsonburg, 71-65, Friday night in DuBois Friday night to eliminate the Rams from the District 9 Class A playoffs. The teams entered the fourth period tied at 40. Levi Orton scored a game-high 30 points and AC-Valley teammate Eddie Stevanus added 24 to lead the fifth-seeded Falcons over the fourth-seeded Rams. Austin Green scored 27 points and Gabe Watts added 22 for Johnsonburg which ends the season with a 17-8 record. It was the final game in a Rams uniform for Green, Garrett and Gino Gregori, and Clay Zilkofksi. AC-Valley will face top-seeded Elk County Catholic in the semi-finals next week.