Trumbull field hockey tops Brien McMahon

Senior Gabby Margolies scored two goals, and classmates Kayla Barbagallo and Maura Carbone each added one goal and two assists as Trumbull defeated Brien McMahon, 5-1, in a FCIAC field hockey contest at McDougall Stadium.

The Eagles led 2-0 after one quarter on goals by Carbone and Barbagallo. Margolies added a goal in the second quarter to make it 3-0 at halftime.

Jade Marin got McMahon on the scoreboard with an unassisted goal at 4:28 of the third quarter to cut the lead to 3-1. However, Margolis and Nola Antonio, her first career goal, extended the lead to 5-1 with goals in the final quarter.

Emily Forbes made 14 saves in goal for the Senators (1-3, 1-2 in FCIAC).

Trumbull (2-1-1 overall, 1-1 in FCIAC) returns to action on Thursday when it travels to face FCIAC-rival Fairfield Warde at 4 p.m.

Trumbull 5, McMahon 1

Scoring Summary

1st quarter - T - Maura Carbone (assisted by Kayla Barbagallo), 13:21; T - Barbagallo (unassisted), 1:06

2nd quarter - T - Gabby Margolies (assisted by Carbone), 2:56

3rd Quarter: M - Jade Marin (unassisted), 4:28

4th Quarter - T - Margolies (assisted by Carbone), 12:15; T - Noltopa Antonio (assisted by Barbagallo), 8:39

Goalkeeper Saves: T - Jenny Flynn (0 saves) M - Emily Forbes (14 saves)

Shots on Goal: T - 29; M - 3

Penalty Corners: T - 8; M - 1