The Hand Tigers defeated the North Haven Indians 35-13 in the CIAC State Tournament Class L Quarterfinals. Brian Casagrande scored 3 touchdowns for Hand. The Tigers dominated every phase of the game from start to finish. Hand moves on to the Semifinals on Sunday when they will host Windsor at 12:30pm. Hand is 10-1, while North Haven finishes at 8-3.
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Here are all the Quarterfinal results and the Semifinal matchups on Sunday
Class LL Semifinal
Greenwich 27 Fairfield Prep 6
South Windsor 35 Naugatuck 13 South Windsor at Greenwich
West Haven 45 Shelton 7
Darien 30 East Hartford 10 West Haven at Darien
New Canaan 24 Middletown 9
Masuk 43 Fitch 7 New Canaan at Masuk
Hand 35 North Haven 13
Windsor 36 Maloney 0 Windsor at Hand
Killingly 57 Jonathan Law 21
Berlin 27 Watertown 14 Berlin at Killingly
SMSA/Univ/Class 32 Coventry Coop 29
Joel Barlow 47 Sheehan 34 SMSA/Univ./Class at Barlow
Ansonia 51 Seymour 16
Stafford/E. Wind/Somers 20 Bullard Havens 12 Stafford/E. Wind/Somers at Ansonia
St. Joseph 62 O'Brien Tech 0
Rocky Hill 34 Valley Reg./Old Lyme 21 Rocky Hill at St. Joseph
So there you have it - 32 teams down to 16 - Semifinals on Sunday 12:30pm
My next Broadcast will be on Sunday 12:25pm on News Radio 960, 960WELI.com & iheartradio - where? Find out on the Saturday Morning Sports Show 6-8am on 960WELI
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