Trumbull tops Ridgefield in FCIAC baseball

The Trumbull High baseball team took on Ridgefield High and recorded a 5-3 victory on Monday night.

Coach Phil Pacelli’s Eagles are now 9-6 overall and 8-5 in the FCIAC. The visiting Tigers dipped to 8-8 overall and 6-8 in the FCIAC.

Ridgefield scored two runs in the top of the third inning before the Eagles went in front behind a five-run rally in the bottom of the fourth.

Trumbull’s Matt Fasoli had a two-run single. Chris O’Brien had two hits.

The Eagles’ Joe Nemchek moved his record to 4-0 with six innings of work. O’Brien pitched the seventh.

Ridgefield tacked on one more run in the seventh.

Craig Burke had an RBI double and John Stamatis singled in a run for the Tigers, who were held to four hits.

Robert Rapp (2-3) pitched into the fifth inning. Matt Bartolucci came on in relief and the duo combined on a five-hitter.