Wednesday’s sports stars of the day

A few games were reported to us as the winter season just gets underway. Here’s a look at Wednesday’s top performers.

Jenny Cespedes, Greenwich girls basketball: The senior guard scored a team-high 17 points, powering the Cardinals past New Canaan in their season-opener, 42-31.

Bridget Scaturro, Sacred Heart basketball: Scaturro scored 11 points and pulled down seven rebounds for the Tigers, who routed Millbrook School, 50-16.

Hayes Murphy, Brunswick squash: The junior continued his strong start at the No. 1 position for the Bruins, winning his match against Avon Old Farms, 11-6, 11-2, 11-6. The Bruins won the match 7-0.

Brunswick wrestling team: The Bruins defeated defending New England champion Avon Old Farms in their season-opener in convincing fashion, coasting to a 63-16 win.

Dave Fierro