Trumbull/St. Joseph advance in FCIAC girls hockey playoffs

Meghan McCarthy scored three goals to lead the Trumbull/St. Joseph girls’ hockey team to a 6-2 victory against Stamford in the first round of FCIAC playoffs at the Rinks at Shelton on Monday.

Seeded third, Trumbull/St. Joseph (8-3-1, 5-3 FCIAC) will play either No. 7 Fairfield (3-5, 2-5 FCIAC) or No. 2 New Canaan (9-1, 6-1 FCIAC) in Thursday’s semifinal.

Maddy Silberger and Mary Stowe each added a goal and an assist for coach Paul Dady’s squad.

Kendall Conley had a goal.

Devon Cavaliere, Teagan Cavaliere and Devon Watson each had assists.

Freshman goalie Elsa Haakonsen stopped 37 of 39 shots.