Norwalk tops Wilton, 11-3, in LL district tourney

Playing its third game in four days, the Wilton 11/12-year-old Little League All-Star team suffered its first loss Sunday, falling to Norwalk, 11-3, in the District 1 tournament at the Wilton YMCA.

Norwalk (1-1) scored six runs in the top of the first inning and then tacked on three more in the third to go ahead 9-0.

Wilton, which had overcome respective 3-0 and 5-0 deficits in its earlier wins over Stamford Springdale and Ridgefield, got three runs in the bottom of the fifth but could get no closer. Norwalk added its final two runs in the top of the sixth to end the scoring.

Drew Phillips had the big hit for Wilton, unloading a three-run homer in the fifth inning.

Dean DiNanno and Phillips each had two hits for Wilton (2-1), which plays its final Pool A game on Thursday against North Stamford.