Trumbull tops Lauralton in girls basketball

The Trumbull Eagles girls basketball team defeated Lauralton Hall, 50-33, in the first round of the Class LL state tournament on Wednesday night.

Kalisse Eldridge led the Eagles with 16 points while Claudia Tucci added 10 points in the paint.

Trumbull (16-6) took a 13-10 lead after one period and led 24-17 at the half. It was 36-25 after three.

Dani McGillicuddy had seven rebounds, Kate O’Leary five assists and Eldridge nine rebounds.

Maggie Salandra led the Crusaders with 12 points while Patricia Gildea added six points.