29th-seeded Cadets win third straight state match 2-0

The St. Joseph boys soccer team defeated No. 12 Granby Memorial, 2-0, in a Class M state tournament quarterfinal match on Friday.

The 29th seed Cadets (9-8-2) will play No. 8 Ellington (14-3-2) in the semifinals on Monday or Tuesday.

Anthony Leonardi and Matthew Reis scored second-half goals for St. Joseph and Joe Lucy had nine saves to knock off Granby (12-6-1).

The Cadets have won three consecutive state games by scores of 2-0, defeating No. 4 Nonnewaug and No. 13 Weston in earlier rounds.