ST. JOSEPH — Lakeshore got a much tougher challenge from St. Joseph the second time around, but the Lancers' defense did enough to hold it off.

Lakeshore defeated the rival Bears 14-9 in Saturday's Division 3 district championship football game. The Lancers had won the first meeting this season 26-0, taking advantage of eight St. Joseph turnovers.

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