Softball: Trumbull High defeats Danbury Hatters
Trumbull High had 18 hits and Emily Gell only allowed one and struck out six when the Eagles defeated FCIAC rival Danbury High 13-0 on Friday.
Trumbull, after graduating six seniors from its 2017 first-ever Class LL state championship, finished the season 19-1 and are the No. 1 seed in the Class LL state tournament that begins Tuesday, May 29.
Coach Jacqui Sheftz’ Eagles went 15-0 and are the top seed in the upcoming FCIAC postseason tournament, which begins Monday, May 21 at home versus No. 8 Fairfield Warde.
In the win over Danbury, Julia Huzi had four hits and an RBI.
Ava Dunn had three hits, including a double, and four RBI.
Courtney Fairfield had three hits and three RBIs.
Mackenzie Bruggeman had two hits, including her first varsity home run a two run shot in the sixth.
Delilha Destefano had two hits and an RBI.
Shea McNamara had the lone hit for Danbury to lead off the game.