Football: Trumbull 1986 champions to be honored

The Trumbull Touchdown Club will honor the 1986 Trumbull High football team at the Eagles home game with New Canaan on Friday, Nov. 4.

Coach Jerry McDougall’s 1986 squad won the FCIAC and Class LL titles, for which it was named the No. 1 team in the state, the No. 1 team in New England and was 21st in the USA Today poll.

Mark Allen was selected to the All American team.

Current Eagle assistant coach Bill Pinto was team captain.

Vin Dizenzo went on to set Powerlifting records.

Twenty-five varsity players are expected back to share in the celebration.