Shouvlin's big night not enough, as Wilton falls to Trumbull

Despite a career-best 25 points from Scott Shouvlin, the Trumbull High boys basketball team handed Wilton its first loss of the season Friday night in Trumbull.

The Golden Eagles outscored Wilton, 18-9, in the opening period and went on to an 83-74 victory.

Shouvlin hit six three-pointers and sank all five of his free throws to lead the Warriors, who are now 5-1 this season.

Richie Williams added 17 points and Matt Shifrin had 16 points for Wilton, which trailed 27-19 at halftime and 50-38 after three quarters.

Eddie McElroy paced Trumbull (3-2) with 23 points.