Ridgefield defeated Trumbull High, 3-2, in the FCIAC girls volleyball opener for each team on Thursday.

The Tigers (2-0) won the first two games, the Eagles (2-1) rallied back to tie, before the fifth set went to Ridgefield 15-10.

Katie Linekin had 50 assists, 12 digs, and five aces for the winners.

Elizabeth Middlebrook had 13 kills and 34 digs.

Caroline Curnal had 10 kills and 25 digs.

Leading Trumbull were Joanne Heyder (18 digs), Liv Borski (26 kills, 7 digs) and Ges Scaccia (9 kills, 10 digs).