The Fighting Irish host the Cardinals in the Class 4, District 16 championship game Friday at 5:30pm.
Benton won the regular season meeting 40-21, but Lafayette enters the game coming off its biggest win of the season -- a 42-40 victory over No. 5 Smithville.
The winner advances to the sectional game March 12th at Staley High School against the Class 4, District 15 champ.
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