Greater Lowell Boys Advance To CMass D3 Semifinals
Mar 04, 2019 05:08AM
● By Bill Gilman
Gr Lowell Boys Hoop downs Bellingham and will move on to the semifinals at WPI on Tuesday vs Hudson High. Luis Huertas 19pts, Paul Choate 16pts 12reb, Luis Moto 11pts. 🏀 @GLTechAthletics @tgsports @cwfrongi @LowellSunSports @BostonHeraldHS pic.twitter.com/fabrxPcCwr— GL Tech Boys BBall (@gltbball) March 2, 2019
The No. 4 Gryphons (17-5) will meet top-seeded Hudson High (21-1) on Tuesday at 3:15 p.m. at WPI's Harrington Auditorium, with a berth in the sectional final on the line.
Greater Lowell opened the tournament with a 56-52 win over No. 13 Tyngsboro (11-10). Next up was No. 5 Bellingham (16-6), which gave GLT all it could handle before the Gryphons pulled away for a 62-50 quarterfinal win.
Paul Choat had 15 points and eight rebounds to lead Greater Lowell. Luis Huertes poured in 19 points.
The Greater Lowell girls ended their season with a record of 14-8 after falling in the Central Mass. Division 3 quarterfinals.
The Gryphons, seeded 6th, got a fist round bye, then opened play with a 50-35 swin over West Boylston. But in the quarterfinals, the Gryphons ran into a tough squad from Maynard (17-5) and fell to the No. 3 Tigers, 57-44.