Boys basketball: Trinity Catholic Academy captures Diocesan title

Team members (front row) are: Thomas Perrotta, Drew Kopchick, Connor Fahey, Michael Spadaccino and Julian Rodriguez; (second row) Matthew Loiz, Adam Chaves, Nick Coppola, Joe Bouchard, Jackson Aube and Jeremy Benton; (third row) coaches John Fahey, Dave Kopchick and Mike Spadaccino. Missing from photo is Colin Scali.

The Holy Trinity Catholic Academy junior varsity fifth and sixth grade boys basketball team was crowned the School Division champions for the Diocese of Bridgeport on Wednesday, March 14, at the Sheehan Center in Bridgeport.

Holy Trinity defeated St. Thomas Aquinas from Fairfield, 37-28, in the finals after winning preliminary games versus Our Lady of Fatima from Wilton and St. Joseph from Danbury.

The locals also finished as undefeated champions of the St. Anne Basketball League in Bridgeport, capping the season with a win over St. Anne Academy in Bridgeport.

They also won the All Saints Christmas Classic in in Norwalk.

Next up for the boys will be the New England Regional CYO Tournament to be held in early April in Waterbury.