Samantha Grasso scored a pair of goals, Marissa Grasso had two assists, and coach Jack Nogueria’s third-seeded St. Joseph High girls soccer team defeated 19th-seeded Trumbull High, 4-1, in a Class LL second-round state tournament game at the Dalling Sports Complex on Wednesday.
“We weren’t spectacular at all, but we found a way to win.” said Nogueria, whose team went on to defeat No. 22 Fairfield Ludlowe, 3-1, in the quarterfinals and No. 2 Glastonbury, 2-0, in the semis. “Defensively, we played well.”