The 8-3 Elkers and 10-1 Karns City will vie for the District 9 Class AA championship Friday night in Brockway at Varischetti Field (7 p.m.).
Ridgway won 26-6 at home over Brookville on Friday and the Gremlins defeated Central Clarion 35-7. Karns City won the earlier matchup 35-0 on Oct. 15 in Johnsonburg. The Elkers won the 2A title in 2018 and 2019, and the Gremlins captured last year's crown.
The Class A title game between 10-1 Redbank Valley and 9-2 Union/AC-Valley will also be played on Friday at Clarion University on Friday. The defending champion Bulldogs beat Port Allegany and Union/AC defeated Smethport to advance.