Ridgway boys basketball advanced to the championship game of the Elk County Holiday Tournament with a 47-36 win over Johnsonburg Friday night at St. Marys Area High School in the tournament's opening round.
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders earned a trip to this year's Elk County Girls Basketball Holiday Tournament championship game with a 56-40 win Friday afternoon over the St. Mary's Area Lady Dutch in an opening round matchup.
Johnsonburg senior Brianna Cardoni was shut out in regulation but scored three timely points in overtime Friday afternoon to help clinch a 29-26 victory in overtime over Ridgway in the first round of the Elk County Holiday Basketball Tournament.
A win for Elk County Catholic boys basketball over a state-ranked rival gave ECC the No. 1 seed in the Elk County Holiday Tournament this weekend. Perhaps early Christmas presents for ECC and their supporters, perhaps a figurative lump of coal for the Elkers and their fans.
Elk County Catholic remained undefeated with a 57-43 win at Ridgway Tuesday night at Ridgway Area High School.
The Elk County Catholic Crusader basketball team picked up another victory Saturday evening as they defeated the visiting DuBois Central Catholic Cardinals by a 10-point margin, 64-54, at the ECCHS gymnasium.