Trumbull wins on PKs, headed to FCIAC semifinals

Justin Horvath had one of Trumbull's four PKs when the Eagles defeated Norwalk in the FCIAC quarterfinals.

Justin Horvath had one of Trumbull's four PKs when the Eagles defeated Norwalk in the FCIAC quarterfinals.

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Trumbull defeated Norwalk, 1-0 (4-2 penalty kicks), on Thursday in the FCIAC boys’ soccer quarterfinals.

Matt Bagley, Justin Horvath, Brendan Phelan and Ethan David made their penalties after a scoreless regulation at Sebastian Gangemi Field.

Nick Grassi had four saves.

Coach Silverio Vitiello’s Eagles improved to 11-2-4. Norwalk is 7-4-6.

The No. 2 seed Eagles will play No. 6 Staples (9-4-4) in Tuesday’s semifinals at 7 at Ludlowe.

The Wreckers knocked off No. 3 seed Danbury in their quarterfinal.