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BOYS BASKETBALL: PATRIOTS ROLL TO VICTORY

EAST COUNTY PREP BOYS BASKETBALL

By Adam Paul

Christian High (El Cajon) 78, vs Valley Christian Academy (Lutheran) 46

The Patriots took on the Knights of Victory Christian today looking to continue the success from Tuesday nights home opener. The Knights jumped out to a fast start stunning the Patriots with a 10 – 3 lead in the 1st quarter.. After a steal and quick bucket by Jackson Larsen the Patriots began to settle in finishing the quarter with a 17-16 lead. The 2nd quarter was a battle between the Patriots and Knights as both teams went shot after shot the half end with the Patriots slight lead of 4 points. Entering the 3rd quarter the Knights did not know that the Patriots were going to come out in full force. Coach Famber’s unrelentless press had the Knight’s in full retreat. The Patriots went on a 20-2 run with 7 steals in the mix by Nashom Carter and Javier Jimenez. From this point on the Patriots did not look back, while continuing to attack on both ends of the court. The Patriots were lead by Jackson Larsen with (28 points and 11 Rebounds), while Nashom Carter finished the game with a near quadruple double (14 points, 10 Rebounds, 13 Assists, and 7 Steals. The Patriots next play in the Max Prep Holiday Tournament in Palm Springs Dec-26 through Dec-30.

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