Bruggeman homers, Trumbull defeats Norwalk softball

Mackenzie Bruggeman hit a home run and drove in three runs when Trumbull defeated Norwalk 5-1 in an FCIAC softball game on Wednesday.

Bruggeman struck out eight.

Lianna Weaver and CC Cummings each had a hit and an RBI for coach Jacqui Sheftz’ Eagles, now 11-5 overall and 11-4 FCIAC.

Olivia Bamford had three hits and Benni Tucci two hits for Norwalk (8-8).

Trumbull 5, Norwalk 1

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T: Mackenzie Bruggeman (W 9-5) and Cassi Barbato

N: Lizzie Scott and Olivia Bamford