Baseball

Ridgefield Shuts Out Trumbull, 2-0, On DeLuca’s Gem

After a tumultuous week that attracted negative national attention, followed by a humbling defeat, Matt DeLuca delivered a needed boost for the Ridgefield baseball team. DeLuca allowed one hit over 6 2/3 sparking innings to spark the Tigers to a 2-0 win over Trumbull, emerging as the winner of a taut pitchers’ duel.

Baseball

Zobel Drives In 5 To Help Staples Hold Off Danbury

It was instinct, Staples coach Jack McFarland said, that prompted him to move Zack Zobel up two spots from his customary fifth position in the batting order for today’s game against Danbury. Zobel rewarded his coach’s prescience with a 3-for-3, five RBI performance to lead the Wreckers to a 6-4 home win.