Girls basketball: Trumbull holds off Greenwich, 70-64

The Trumbull High girls basketball team went on a 26-9 run in the second quarter to turn a three-point lead over visiting Greenwich High into a 44-24 advantage en route to a 70-64 FCIAC win on Tuesday.

Coach Steve Tobitsch’s Eagles improved to 11-2 overall and moved to 8-1 in the FCIAC. Greenwich is 8-2.

Taylor Brown scored 22 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, and had eight rebounds for the Eagles, who held off the Cardinals, who narrowed the deficit to 58-56 after three periods.

Claudia Tucci scored 19 points and grabbed six rebounds.

Alyssa Breunig had 13 points, including 7-of-8 from the foul line.

Abby Wolf scored 24 points and Caroline Beneville had 13 for Greenwich.