“Shelton had a huge win recently. Our offensive line was remarkable. Our defense was amazing. We had to obtain ball game to where they could not run the round,” Petroccio said. “Corbin did it all. To find home. Play in front of our followers. We put our blunders behind us. We are 2-1. It was a great night.”
Trumbull train Marce Petroccio and also group commemorate 41-7 sway Shelton @GameTimeCT #ctsfb pic.twitter.com/cCjUrVa76E
Trumbull, whose very first 2 video games were chosen in the last minutes, didn’t wait long to take the lead in this CT Football Alliance showdown. Quarterback Hunter Agosti was 4-for-4 handing down Trumbull’s initial belongings. His last completion went for 45 yards to Smith, who ran a deep article and caught the come on stride.
“That was a big step for us,” said Smith, that caught one more racking up pass and also ran for a set of touchdowns. “They were rated No. 7 in the state (GameTimeCT Poll). This is what Trumbull football is everything about. We understood that they are a run-heavy team. Our coaches placed in a best strategy to quit the run.”
Trumbull collaborated on defense to reduce Shelton, which had actually run the ball for 332 lawns the previous week in its 35-14 victory over No. 4 Greenwich.
Trumbull’s Corbin Smith ratings fourth touchdown vs Shelton for 41-7 lead @GameTimeCT #ctsfb pic.twitter.com/3XIH8Xu3G5
“We could not obtain anything taking place offense,” Shelton coach Mike DeFelice said. “Hats off to them. They played great all video game. They place their foot down and maintained going. Their No. 5 (Corbin Smith) is an amazing professional athlete. He is elusive and we couldn’t tackle him.”
Led by Cooper Dayton, Jake Peterson, Dylan Moran, Xavion Richardson, Jordan Black and Jack Durland, Trumbull’s protection held Shelton to 43 yards of total offense and also three initial downs in the first fifty percent.
Trumbull, after its opening series, was held in check. Agosti mixed the ashes as well as stired up the infraction when the junior dropped an overlook the shoulder to Justin Delaney for a 32-yard pick-up on third-and-20 with 4 minutes left in the fifty percent.
Smith’s highlight reel run followed. He headed left, was dropped in two defenders, however eluded the take on. Smith turned around field. Hemmed in, he reduced back across the middle as well as discovered the end area from 25 yards out.
Delaney recuperated a fumble on Shelton’s following snap. Two plays later Owen Salano reached the edge for a 20-yard rating. A tight 6-0 video game was currently 20-0 at the fifty percent.
Smith’s interception on Shelton’s third play of the third quarter established up Agosti’s 10-yard angle pass to Ben Carley for a 27-0 lead. Agosti then found Smith on a fly pattern up the sideline for an 82-yard catch-and-run and also 34-0.
Shane Santiago obtained Shelton on the board with an 11-yard keep up 1:39 left in the 3rd.
Corbin Smith, Trumbull– Caught touchdown passes great for 45 as well as 82 backyards. The senior ran 25 and also 20 lawns for scores. Smith had an interception. Made four conversion kicks. By the method, he additionally punts.
“Because I have actually obtained here, we haven’t had a statement win. Tonight, when you beat the No. 7 team in the state, that is a statement win. I’m so happy with my individuals.