Lacrosse championship on weekend

The Red Deer Minor Lacrosse Association will host the provincial A championships for peewee, bantam and midget this weekend.

The Red Deer Minor Lacrosse Association will host the provincial A championships for peewee, bantam and midget this weekend.

The championships are set for Friday and Saturday at the Kinex and Kin City A Arenas and Sunday at Kin City A and Collicutt East.

The Red Deer Chiefs will be the host team in the peewee and midget divisions and come in as the Calgary league champion in the bantam category.

Action begins Friday at 5 p.m. with the Red Deer bantams facing the Edmonton Warriors at the Kinex while the Chiefs clash with the Edmonton Blues in peewee play at Kin City A.

The Red Deer midgets meet the Edmonton champion at 7 p.m. at the Kinex.

On Saturday the peewee Chiefs meet the Calgary Hornets at 10 a.m. at the Kinex and the Warriors at 4 p.m. at Kin City A while in the bantam division the Chiefs clash with the Calgary Axemen at noon and with the Blues at 5:30 p.m. at Kin City A.

The midget Chiefs take on the Hornets at 1 p.m. at the Kinex and the second-place team out of Edmonton at 8 p.m. at Kin City A.

On Sunday the peewee bronze medal game goes at 10 a.m. and the final at 11:30 a.m. at the Collicutt Centre while the bantam bronze medal contest goes at 10 a.m. and the final at noon. Both at Kin City A.

The midget third-place game is at 1 p.m. at the Collicutt with the final at 2 p.m. at Kin City A.