The St. Joseph High’s boys lacrosse team hammered out a 17-4 victory over second-seeded Somers High in the Class S state quarterfinal round on Saturday.

Coach Joe Izzo’s 10th-seeded Cadets (12-6) will play sixth-seeded East Catholic (13-5) in the semifinals at 5:30 on Wednesday at West Haven High.

Somers, the host team, finished its season 14-4.