February 25, 1998 Pleasant Valley breaks a tie game by using a 12-0 run to end the third quarter and the Bears go on to defeat Whitehall, 65-49, in the District 11 Class AAAA semifinals. Kendrick Simmons and Rob Kelly each score four points during that stretch. PV, coached by Ken Piontkowski, is led by Simmons, who finishes with 17 points. Kelly contributes 16 while T.J. Leis collects 14. The Bears, who will go on to claim a district title, also receive 11 points and seven rebounds from Ken Moerschel.