For the third straight year, the Lloydminster Barons and the St. Joseph Celtics will play each other in the North Tier II Final. The Celtics have won the previous two encounters 53-13 in 2015 and 20-3 in 2016.

The Barons are coming off of a narrow one point win over Austin O’Brien over the weekend. The game featured three lead changes in the fourth quarter.

As for the Celtics, they have a 12-0 record and haven’t given up a point in three weeks. Since the playoffs started, they have given up a total of 6 points.

However the Barons will have home field advantage in the upcoming game, which takes place on Saturday at noon at Armstrong Field.