Eagles fall to Nighthawks, 5-2

The Trumbull High softball team lost its season opener to Newtown High, 5-2, on Wednesday.

Jayme Thompson had two of the Eagles’ seven hits, including a triple. Harleigh Kaczegowicz and Kristine Liptack had two hits each for coach Cary Nadel.

Newtown scored two runs in the second inning and three in the third.

Trumbull tallied runs in the first and third frames.

The Eagles will host Ridgefield High Friday at 4.