THE Bendigo Dragons have suffered a 41-point loss at the hands of the Monash Warriors in the Gridiron Victoria conference final.
The Dragons jumped out of the blocks to score the first touchdown, thanks to Paul Rotering, however couldn't match it with the Warriors.
Rottering scored again while Talon Roggasch also scored a touchdown in the third quarter.
The final score was 63 to 22.
The Warriors will now play-off in the their 10th Vic Bowl appearance in the past 11 years.
The will play against the Geelong Buccaneers in the final, which will be played in Bendigo this Saturday night.
The Vic Bowls will be played at the Tom Flood Sports Centre.
The division one championships will be played at 6pm while the division two final between the Gippsland Gladiators and the Ballarat Falcons will kick-off at 2.30pm.
Entry to the game is $5, children under the age of 14 is free.