Trumbull sixth graders win basketball title

The Trumbull Travel 6th Grade girls basketball team won the Fairfield County Basketball League C Division championship on Sunday, March 8.

Trumbull defeated St. Mary’s of Ridgefield, 24-21, in the final, which was held at the Danbury Police Athletic League complex.

Trailing 21-18 in the fourth quarter, Trumbull scored the final six points of the contest to prevail.

Trumbull earned the championship game berth after previously defeating Shelton, 25-8, in the quarterfinals and Weston, 17-16, in the semifinals.

The FCBL organizes both league games and tournaments for 5th to 8th grade teams from basketball organizations in Fairfield County.