Ridgefield tops Trumbull in FCIAC field hockey

Abby Seal and Izzy Redrup each scored three goals to lead Ridgefield to a 7-2 victory over visiting Trumbull in a FCIAC field hockey contest.

Ridgefield scored four goals in the second quarter to open a 5-0 halftime lead.

Trumbull got one back midway through the third quarter when sophomore Devon Watson poked home a rebound for her second goal of the season.

In the fourth quarter, junior Kayla Barbagallo converted off a pass from classmate Maura Carbone to make it 7-2. It was Barbagallo’s 10th goal of the season.

Jenny Flynn made 10 saves in goal for Trumbull, which concluded the regular season with an 8-6-2 record.

The Eagles have clinched the seventh seed in the upcoming FCIAC tournament and will play #2 Darien at a time and date to be announced. It is the first time since the 2016 season that Trumbull has earned a FCIAC playoff berth.

Ridgefield 7, Trumbull 2

T 0 0 1 1 - 2

R 1 4 2 0 - 7

Scoring Summary:

1st Quarter: R - Abby Seal (unassisted), 1:02

2nd Quarter: R - Seal (unassisted), 9:47; R - Seal (assisted by Izzy Redrup), 8:07; R - Redrup (unassisted), 6:08; R - Redrup (unassisted), 4:02

3rd Quarter: T - Devon Waton (unassisted), 8:49; R - Emily Brown (unassisted), R - Redrup (assisted by Tishy Cacciapaglia), 0:12

4th Quarter: T - Kayla Barbagallo (assisted by Maura Carbone), 5:03

Shots on Goal: T (4), R (20)

Penalty Corners: T (1), R (5)

Goalkeeper Saves: T - Jenny Flynn (10); R- Abigail O’Keefe (1)

Records: T 8-6-2 (7-5-2 in FCIAC); R 12-3-1 (10-3-1 in FCIAC)