Ashley Thompson had 18 points and 12 rebounds to power the second-seeded Beavers (19-2) in Upton. Valley Tech hosts Littleton in a quarterfinal at 5 p.m. Saturday. The Beavers rebounded from a 20-17 halftime deficit, outscoring Whitinsville, 36-18, after intermission. Megan McFadden added nine points and Kelly Ney had eight points and five assists for Valley Tech. Molly Stark led the 18th-seeded Crusaders (11-11) with 18 points.
Blackstone Valley 53, Whitinsville Christian 38
Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at Upton
Updated: Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, 10:38 p.m.