Boys basketball: Trumbull loses to top-ranked East Catholic

NEW HAVEN — Trumbull High’s Chris Brown grabbed a defensive rebound and went end-to-end of the court for a layup in traffic, and East Catholic coach Luke Reilly called for timeout with his top-seeded club trailing 14-9 six minutes into their Division I state semifinal game with No. 5 Trumbull at the Floyd Little Athletic Center on Wednesday night. “They jumped … read more

Boys basketball: Trumbull advances to Division I semifinals

SOUTHBURY — Trumbull High had a 20-4 run in the fourth quarter on its way to upending No. 4 Sacred Heart, 73-66, in a Division I quarterfinal game on Monday night. Seeded No. 5, coach Buddy Bray’s Eagles, now 19-3, will be playing East Catholicn its first state semifinal since 1974 on Wednesday at the Floyd Little Athletic Center New Haven at … read more

Boys basketball: Ridgefield defeats Trumbull in FCIAC semifinals

No. 5 Ridgefield started on fire and held on down the stretch, beating No. 1 Trumbull 73-66 in the FCIAC semifinals played at Wilton Field House on Tuesday night.  The Tigers, the 2017 champions, will take on No. 3 Danbury, the 2018 champions, in the championship game Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Field House.  Ridgefield used a 15-2 run to … read more

Boys basketball: Trumbull defeats St. Joseph, advances in FCIACS

FAIRFIELD — It was a little bit No 1 versus No 8 — and a lot of Trumbull High and St. Joseph renewing their rivalry — when the Eagles defeated the Cadets, 87-72, to cap the FCIAC quarterfinal round of games played at Warde High Saturday night. “When the floor opens up this this group wants to go,” Trumbull coach … read more