Connecticut High School Baseball - Danbury tipped by TrumbullMay 15, 2019: Danbury, CT 06811
In Wednesday's league game, the visiting Trumbull Golden Eagles baseball team scored a tight 9-7 victory over the Danbury Hatters.
The Golden Eagles (13-8) will now prepare for their game against St. Joseph (Trumbull, CT). The Cadets go into the Fairfield County game with a 10-8 record. In their last game, St. Joseph by Staples (Westport, CT), 14-1, in a league game.
The Hatters (12-7) will now prepare for their game against Pomperaug (Southbury, CT). The Panthers go into the non-league game with a 3-15 record. In their last game, Pomperaug by Brookfield (Brookfield, CT), 1-0, in a league game.
The Hatters gave up 4 unearned runs in the first and kept battling back, but could not overcome the early deficit. Matt Sabene had 2 singles and a 2-run double to lead the offense. Spencer Barnett added 3 hits, and Justin Hope and Andrew Philbin each had 2 singles. With the loss, the Hatters become the 6th seed, and travel to Darien for an FCIAC quarterfinal game on Saturday.