Trumbull tips Conard, to play Darien in boys volleyball semis

Trumbull defeated Conard 3-1 (21-25, 25-19, 25-14 and 25-23) in the Class L boys volleyball quarterfinals on Saturday.

Coach Nicole Trommelen’s fourth-seeded Eagles (16-3) will meet No. 1 Darien (18-0) in the semifinals on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Shelton High. The Blue Wave defeated No. 9 Newtown 3-0.

Trumbull was led by Sage Gatling (17 kills,8 blocks), Brendan Maguire (10 kills, 3 blocks, 13 digs), Hank Carlson (23 digs) and Anthony O'Sullivan (39 assists, 5 kills, 3 blocks, 9 digs).

Conard (15-4) was led by Ryan Roller with 23 kills and 12 digs and Evan Roy with 30 assists and 16 digs.