Nick Roberts threw for three touchdowns, including an 8-yarder to Thomas Hayduk in the final minute, and coach Bob Maffei's Trumbull High football team defeated Fairfield Warde at Tetreau-Davis Field on Friday night.

Roberts gave the Eagles (1-1) a 6-0 lead over the Mustangs (0-2) with a 5-yard scoring pass to Quentin Brunetti in the first quarter.

Marc Cesare had an 8-yard run to make it 12-0 in the second period, before Warde scored twice to take a 14-12 lead into the half.

Brunetti caught a 15-yard touchdown pass from Roberts, and then latched onto the two-point conversion, to put Trumbull up 20-14.

T.J. Gallagher ran back the ensuing kickoff 82 yards to restore the lead to Warde at 21-20 after three quarters.

See the next issue for complete game story.