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VAQUEROS BEAT HILLERS IN THANKSGIVING TOURNEY MATCHUP

2018 EASTCOUNTY PREP BOYS BASKETBALL

BY ADAM PAUL

ECPREPS.COM

LA MESA – In a battle between two Grossmont Conference foes the El Capitan Vaqueros behind the trio of Jacob Fitzner, Randy Tucker and Harrison Morton was able to upend the Grossmont Foothillers 69-62 on Wednesday.

The Vaqueros as a team were able to control the game behind their hot shooting as they finished 62% from the field including 77% from the foul line.

Leading the Vaqueros was Fitzner who poured in 17 points and completed the double-double grabbing 11 rebounds on the night, he also dished out 6 assists, Tucker finished with 13 points including 8 boards while Morton contributed 10 points.

El Capitan with the victory moves to 1-2 and will travel up to Fallbrook on Friday for a 4:30 PM showdown.

The victory even though early in the season is a big one for the Vaqueros as they will be a definite contender this year in their division for CIF.

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