ANSONIA >> The Red Raiders opened their season strong with a 5-1 victory against Ansonia. Torrington was holding a 1-0 lead going into half time but came out firing in the second half, scoring four goals to pull away from Ansonia. Emily Manchester tallied two goals in the win. Auchlee Reilly, Taylor Pestritto and Alexis Tyrell each had one goal. Ansonia’s Kaitlyn Sengphilom scored the lone goal for Ansonia. Torrington’s Taylor Howe and Kasey Roscello combined to make nine saves. Ansonia’s Maize Maldonado made 19 saves in the loss. Torrington is 1-0, Ansonia is 0-1.
Terryville 3, Watertown 0 >> Terryville picked up their first win of the season, defeating Watertown. Terryville’s Bailey Doran had 12 kills and two aces. Becky Malinosky had 15 assists in the win. Watertown’s Marisa Reeser had four digs. Danielle Lutkus had nine kills and two blocks. Terryville is 1-1, Watertown is 1-1.
Nonnewaug 3, Housatonic 0 >> Jack Kingdom stole the show in Nonnewaug’s win over Housatonic, scoring a hat-trick in the season opener. Kevin Boylan and Christian Mancini each picked up an assist. Nathan Israel made three saves in the win, while Willy Yahn made five in the loss for Housatonic.
Nonnewaug is now 1-0, Housatonic is 0-1.