The Trumbull Pop Warner Rangers Junior Varsity Division team successfully defended its state championship with an exciting 8-6 victory over the Fairfield Giants on Saturday, Nov. 6.

With the win Trumbull advances to the New England Regional semifinals in Portsmouth, R.I.on Saturday, Nov 19.

Team members are: Michael Agate, Robert Bencivenga, Kyle Benjamin, Luis Borba, Aiden Burns, LJ Ciambriello, Lucas Cyluik, Justin Delaney, Nicky Forren, Matt Fox, Jake Gruttadauria, Gannon Haley, Raymond Leonzi, Jack Ligouri, Aston Martin, Kenneth Martin, Ethan May, Owen Mikucki, Dylan Moran, Jack Mullen, Camp O'Connell, Kenneth Okoroafer, CJ Osborne, Sean Owen, Timmy Pearson, Jack Reidy, Xavion Richardson, Jack Rothsein, Zach Tatulli, Dante Valentino, Zach Volante and Jack Wallace.