* CLASS 3A FINALS
No. 2 Eastside Catholic (13-0) vs. No. 1 Bellevue (13-0)
7:30 p.m. Friday, Tacoma Dome
Coaches: Jeremy Thielbahr is in his second season at Eastside Catholic (20-4 record). Butch Goncharoff is in his 13th season at Bellevue (157-12 record).
Road to Gridiron Classic: Eastside Catholic defeated Kelso in the first round (69-13), Marysville-Pilchuck in the quarterfinals (65-34), and University in the semifinals (42-21). Bellevue defeated Ferndale in the first round (28-0), Peninsula in the quarterfinals (40-3) and Mount Si in the semifinals (37-7).
About the Crusaders: Before anybody starts handing over the 3A trophy …