Baseball: St. Joe’s Aaron Kirby slugs walk-off homer in win over Trumbull

TRUMBULL — Aaron Kirby delivered a two-out, two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh to power St. Joseph to an 11-10 walk-off win over town rivals Trumbull in the FCIAC baseball quarterfinals on Saturday. “That’s definitely the biggest hit of my life,” Kirby said. “I was looking for something in my zone. My mindset was to not try … read more

Softball: Trumbull’s Emily Gell, Alexa Adinolfi key quarterfinal win

TRUMBULL — Emily Gell provided the pitching, Alexa Adinolfi supplied the power and everyone in the field chipped in defensively for Trumbull, which began the FCIAC tournament Saturday like a team on a mission. Gell scattered seven hits, Adinolfi paced a 13-hit attack with a three-run homer and the Eagles made all the plays in the field on their way … read more

Softball: St. Joseph defeats Danbury in FCIAC quarterfinals

TRUMBULL — Paige Hunter hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the first inning to propel No. seeded St. Joseph to a 6-0 victory over No. 8 seed Danbury in an FCIAC quarterfinal matchup on Saturday.  Coach Jeff Babineau’s Cadets (21-0) plays No. 4 Stamford in the semifinals on Monday at 3 p.m. at Sacred Heart University’s Pioneer Field.  Alyssa Noce hit a solo homer.  Maddie Fitzgerald had two hits.  Payton Dorion held … read more

Girls lacrosse: St. Joseph blisters Bacon Academy, 17-1

St. Joseph defeated Bacon Academy, 17-1, on Thursday.  Isabelle Casucci, Lilia Ivanovich and Jettke Gray all had three goals for coach Leeland Gray’s Cadets.  Shannon Hickey scored the goal for Bacon Academy.  St. Joseph’s Annie McNeil had two goals and three assists.  Kylie Lucifora had two goals and an assist.  Ryan Camiglio, Mia Geignetter, Bela Yoguez and Tathiana Cortes had solo goals.  Jettke Gray, Ivanovich, Lucifora, Camiglio and Geignetter added assists.  Erin … read more