Rams down Crusaders 36-30 for District 9-A championship

Photo by Jim Mulcahy Elk Catholic's Ryan Newton, 33, shoots over Johnsonburg's Ben Freeburg, 34, during the first half of Saturday afternoon's District 9-A championship game played at Clarion University.
Staff Writer

CLARION — The third time was the charm for the Johnsonburg Rams Saturday afternoon at Clarion University's Tippin Gymnasium. The Rams defeated the Elk County Catholic Crusaders 36-30 for the District 9 Class A championship after losing twice to Elk during the regular season.