Eagles eighth in FCIAC boys track

Trumbull High boys track team placed eighth at the FCIAC Championships in Danbury.

Joe Matera placed third in the 400 meter dash and fifth in the 200 meter dash.

Points were also earned by Tyler Gleen, who was fifth in the 400 and seventh in the 300 hurdles,  Nick Semenza, who was seventh in the 300  and Brian Moccra, who was seventh in the 400.

The 4x400 relay team consisting of Gleen, Brian Moccia, Neil Barrow and Matera took sixth and the 4x800 team of Taylor Auten, Dan Rouleau, Nick Grew and Alex Ignatov also placed sixth.

The Eagles also had strong finishes from Shane Romanchick in the 3200 (10:08), Nick Grew (10:10) and Charlie Taubl (10:11).