Carbone scores 2 goals, assists 2 others for Trumbull field hockey

Senior Maura Carbone had a hand in four second-half goals as visiting Trumbull defeated Fairfield Warde, 4-1, in a FCIAC field hockey contest at Tetreau/Davis Field.

Carbone scored two goals and assisted on two others as the Eagles overcame a 1-0 halftime deficit.

Alyssa Russo scored Warde’s goal eight minutes into the game. Katherine Foley kept Fairfield Warde in the game, making 15 first-half saves in goal. Foley finished with 24 saves for the game.

Senior Gabby Margolis and sophomore Lia Mora (her first career goal) each scored in the third quarter before Carbone, off an assist from classmate Lexi Santoro, made it 3-1 with 50 seconds remaining. Carbone, off an assist from senior Dena Racioppo, finished off the scoring with a goal with 10:36 remaining.

Trumbull (3-1-1, 2-1 in FCIAC) returns to action on September 20 when it travels to face FCIAC-rival Westhill at 4 p.m.

Trumbull 4, Fairfield Warde 1

1st quarter - W - Alyssa Russo (unassisted), 7:38

2nd quarter - No scoring

3rd Quarter: T - Gabby Margolies (assisted by Maura Carbone), 8:25; T - Lia Mora (assisted by Carbone); T - Carbone (assisted by Lexi Santoro), 0:50

4th Quarter - T- Carbone (assisted by Dena Racioppo), 10:36

Goalkeeper Saves: T - Jenny Flynn (0 saves) W - Katherine Foley (24 saves)

Shots on Goal: T - 39; W - 1

Penalty Corners: T - 20; W - 1

Records: Trumbull (3-1, 2-1 in FCIAC), Fairfield Warde (1-3, 1-2 in FCIAC)