ST. JOSEPH — St. Joseph avenged a close regular-season loss with a big win Wednesday. If the Bears can do it again today, they'll have their first-ever Division 1 district volleyball title.

St. Joseph topped Mattawan 25-21, 25-23, 25-19 in Wednesday's district semifinal. The host Bears will take on Portage Northern at 6 p.m. today for the district championship. Northern defeated rival Portage Central in the first semifinal.

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