Key factor: Championship merit.
St. Joseph has won the last five titles and looks to be headed for a sixth straight championship on Friday night. The Non-Public has held its own this year against some of the better teams in the state and that experience has allowed it to take a strong hold on Middlesex County once again. Monroe has played very well this season and is one of the better teams in Public A, but it will be hard for it to keep up with St. Joseph.
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