Alvirne Advances in Boys Basketball
The Alvirne High School boys and the Central Catholic girls both won their tournament basketball games on Tuesday night.
Alvirne defeated Concord in the NHIAA Division 1 first round, while Central topped Peabody High in the MIAA Division 1 North semifinals.
The Bronco boys won the battle of the 8-9 seeds on the road in Concord, improving to 12-7 overall on the season.
Alvirne advances to the NHIAA Division 1 quarterfinals at top-seeded Exeter High School (18-0) riday night at 7.
The Red Raider girls will play the winner of Wednesday’s Andover vs. Belmont game in the North final on Saturday at the Tsongas Arena.
Belmont (21-1) is the No. 1 seed in the bracket. Central (19-4) is seeded third, Andover fourth.