Babe Ruth 13s to play for District title
The Trumbull Babe Ruth 13-year-old All-Star team advanced to the District II championship game with a 9-2 victory over Norwalk on Saturday.
Manager Mike Buswell’s team will meet Wilton or Norwalk for the title at 7:30 p.m. on Monday at Unity Park.
Trumbull took an 8-2 lead over Norwalk and Tyler Zikias, Nolan Nemcheck and Will Hnatuk combined on a three-hitter.
Dustin Siqueira had three hits and Mike Garofolo and Mike D’Agostino two each.
Trumbull had opened the tournament with a 14-4 victory over Fairfield on Friday night.
Robert Olah had two doubles, a single, and drove in four runs.
Danny Ruchalski reached base three times and scored two runs from the top of the batting order.
Brandon Bottino, Hnutak and Mike Agoglia did the pitching.
Josh Colondona had a great game behind the plate.