Eagles fall to three ranked teams

The Trumbull High wrestling team defeated Waterford and lost decisions to Xavier of Middletown, Ledyard and Southington in Middletown on Saturday.

The Eagles are 23-9 on the season.

In the 54-25 victory over Waterford, Kevin Cecio (2:20 at 132 pounds), Stephen Briganti (3:23 at 145), David Briganti (4:42 at 152) and John Miolene (26 seconds at 220)scored wins by fall.

Also winning on the mat was Jalaam Robinson by injury default at 126.

In the 45-21 loss to sixth-ranked Xavier, Cross Cannone won by 59-second fall at 113 pounds, Adam Angelucci won an 8-5 decision at 138, Brandon Fulco by 1:19 pin at 160, and Erik Mercado by 5:41 pin at 195.

Cannone (1:50 pin), Robinson (1-0 decision), Stephen Briganti (2:30 pin), David Briganti (3:15 pin), Fulco (technical fall) and Mercado (4:45 pin) posted victories in the 42-32 loss to third-ranked Ledyard (16-1).

Cannone (2:05 pin), Cecio (3:54 pin), Angelucci (technical fall), Stephen Briganti (3-1 decision), Fulco (11-2 major decision) and Miolene (1:41 pin) won on the mat in the 40-36 loss to ninth-ranked Southington (12-4).