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St. Francis tops St. Joe's to advance to MMA Championship

Posted at 12:02 AM, Nov 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-12 10:13:37-05

St. Francis will defend it's Monsignor Martin Championship, advancing to the title game with a 26-14 win over St. Joe's in the league semifinals on Friday.

The Red Raiders (4-5) will face the winner of top seeded Canisius and Bishop Timon on Friday, Nov. 18 at New Era Field in the MMA championship.  The Crusaders and Tigers square off in the league's other semifinal matchup on Saturday.

The semifinal victory avenges a regular season loss for St. Francis, which fell to St. Joe's 18-14 on Oct. 22.