Trumbull tops Westhill, advances in girls basketball playoffs

Cassi Barbato scored the 1,000th point of her career when the Trumbull girls’ basketball team defeated Westhill 50-33 on Wednesday to advance to the FCIAC quarterfinal round.

Third-seeded Trumbull (11-2) will host No. 6 seed Stamford (9-4) on Saturday at 1 p.m. The Knights defeated No. 11 Bassick 64-47 in the round of 16.

Barbato finished with 14 points, with a pair of 3-pointers.

Maddie Bautista had 13 points for No. 14 Westhill (2-11).

TRUMBULL 50, WESTHILL 33

Trumbull

Emma Gentry: 3 0-0 7; Emi Roberto: 3 0-0 6; Sarah Stolze: 2 0-0 4; Amanda Ruchalski: 1 0-0 3; Megan Garrity: 1 0-0 2; Caroline Cummings: 1 0-0 2; Corinn Ouelette: 1 2-2 5; Lauryn Wright: 1 0-0 3; Julia Lindwall: 0 0-0 0; Grace Lesko: 0 2-2 2; Cassi Barbato: 6 0-2 14; Grace Trotta: 0 2-2 2; Mary Lynch: 0 0-0 0; Brooke Guimont: 0 0-0 0

Totals: 19 6-8 50

Westhill

Jane Bautista: 1 1-2 3; Maddie Bautista: 5 1-3 13; Peyton Hackett: 2 0-1 5; Olivia Conte: 3 1-2 7; Audra Hanson: 2 1-2 5; Anna Hanson: 0 0-0 0

Totals: 13 4-10 33

Scoring by Quarters:

Trumbull: 9 14 21 6 -50

Westhill: 2 2 13 16 - 33

3-Pointers Made: Trumbull: Emma Gentry-1, Amanda Ruchalski-1, Corinn Ouellette-1, Lauryn Wright-1 and Cassi Barbato -2; Westhill: Maddie Bautista-2 and Peyton Hackett-1