Elkers open D9 Playoffs tonight

Staff Writer

The 16-7 Ridgway Elkers open defense of their District 9 Class AA Championship tonight when they face Smethport in the opening round of the District 9 Class AA playoffs at the Kane High School (7:30 p.m.). Ridgway enters as the number-three seed and the Hubbers (13-9) are the sixth-seed. The winner will move on to play second-seeded Coudersport next week. The Elkers won the 2019 championship and finished as runner-ups in 2018. The game will be aired on 93.9 FM - B-94