Staples defeats Trumbull

The Trumbull High football team lost to second-ranked Staples High, 57-14, in Westport on Friday night.

Marc Cesare returned a kickoff 90 yards and Ryan Pearson added the extra point to cut into a 14-0 Staples lead in the first quarter.

It was 50-7 Staples in the third quarter when Pearson ran for a 53-yard score and added the conversion kick.

Trumbull is 2-4, while Staples is 6-0.