Bedford tops Alvirne, advances to D-I semifinals

No. 2 Bedford punched its ticket to the semifinals with a 69-51 victory over No. 10 Alvirne in quarterfinal round action of the NHIAA Division I State Tournament on Saturday.

The Bulldogs advance to the semis where they will take on No. 3 Nashua North on Wednesday at 5:30 pm. The site is still to be determined.

Luke Soden led all scorers with a game-high 23 points for Bedford, while Niko Badoian (16 points), Brady O’Connell (14) and Austin Kasyjanski (11) all netted double-digits as well. Alvirne was led by 16 points from Garrett Hall and 13 from Evan Bettencourt.

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