St. Joseph qualified for the state tournament with a 60-28 FCIAC win over Westhill-Stamford in Trumbull on Tuesday.

Coach Chris Lindwall’s Cadets are now 8-6 overall and 7-3 in the FCIAC. Westhill is 2-11, and -9 FCIAC.

Emma Elrod had 11 points and Rahmia Johnston had eight points to lead St. Joseph in scoring.

Dennaye Hinds had seven rebounds, three blocks and four steals.

Maddie Johnson had six rebounds.

Kathryn Zito had four assists and four steals.

Kate Rudini had seven points, five assists three steals.

Westhill

Bautista 2 0-0 4  P Hackett 1 2-4 5 D. Ilanos 1 0-0 2 C. Kollar 0 0-0 0  J. Carty 0 0-0 0 O. Conte 1 2-2 4 G. Hansen 3 3-4 9

Totals 10 7-10 28

St Joseph

Veronica Lubas 2 2-2 7  Elizabeth Adzima 1 0-0 2  Kathryn Zito 1 2-2 5 Kate Rudini 2 2-2 7  Becca Kery 1 2-5 4 Kaitlin Capobianco 0 2-2 2  McKenna Hedman 2 0-0 6 Rahmia Johnston 2 2-2 8 Maddie Johnson 2 0-0 4  Emily Haverl 1 0-0 3 Dennaye Hinds 0 1-4 1 Emma Elrod 2 7-10 11

Totals 16 20-29 60

Westhill       10 4 6 8  - 28

St Joseph    19 11 17 13  - 60

3 Pt Field Goals: Westhill - P.Hackett - 1; St Joseph - Veronica Lubas - 1, Kathryn Zito - 1, Kate Rudini - 1, McKenna Hedman - 2, Rahmia Johnston - 2, Emily Haverl - 1