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The El Capitan (Merced, CA) varsity basketball team won Saturday's neutral tournament game against Fresno (CA) by a score of 63-49.

Game Details: Clovis Elks Tourney

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Fresno----49
El Capitan----63
Final score provided by A. Hurtado.
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Game Story

California High School Basketball - Fresno succumbs to El Capitan

December 29, 2018: Fresno, CA 93704

The El Capitan Gauchos topped the host Fresno Warriors basketball team by a final score of 63-49 in Saturday's non-league game.

In their next game, the Gauchos face the Golden Valley Cougars (Merced, CA) in a Central California Conference game, on Friday, January 4. El Capitan will attempt to move on its 11-4 season record. The Cougars enter the game with a 11-5 record after their 62-58 non-league loss to Silverado (Las Vegas, NV).

With the defeat, Fresno moves to 7-7 on the year. The Warriors travel to Clovis East (Clovis, CA) to face the Timberwolves in a non-league game on Saturday, January 5. The Timberwolves enter the game with a record of 11-3.

Game Photos

Photos by Richard Posada

Rankings & Records

Fresno (18-19)

NationalCASectionState Div.Sec. Div.
5,38541828897
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
17-128-25-55-27-5.586.8001,9121,797

El Capitan (18-19)

NationalCASectionState Div.Sec. Div.
3,64530634968
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
21-710-27-17-27-4.750.8331,6671,395

Team Scoring Averages

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Fresno
15.717.317.515.16.07.065.9
El Capitan
14.814.513.714.82.0-59.5

Team Stat Comparison

FresnoEl Capitan
51.7Points Per Game31.9
24.7Rebounds Per Game11.9
10.3Assists Per Game6.5
7.8Steals Per Game4.6
0.3Blocks Per Game1.6

Team Leaders

FresnoEl CapitanNational Avg.
#4 Michael Roberts15.4Points Per Game#4 Marcus McCutchen17.45.0
#5 Avery Johnson9.1Rebounds Per Game#4 Marcus McCutchen5.42.6
#1 Brennan Montoya3.8Assists Per Game#4 Marcus McCutchen2.91.0
#5 Avery Johnson2.4Steals Per Game#5 Dillon Greenwood2.40.8
#4 Michael Roberts0.4Blocks Per Game#4 Marcus McCutchen1.40.3

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Fresno1-1El Capitan1-1
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
12/12/18FresnoClovis(W) 68-5812/27/18El CapitanClovis(W) 57-52
1/5/19FresnoClovis East(L) 82-5012/28/18El CapitanClovis East(L) 63-46

Record Breakdown

Fresno (18-19)

El Capitan (18-19)

17-12
Overall
21-7
8-2
League
10-2
4-5
Non-League
2-0
0-1
Head to Head
1-0
1-1
Common Opponent
1-1
5-5
Home
7-1
5-2
Away
7-2
7-5
Neutral
7-4
1-1
Playoff
0-1
17-12
In-State
21-7
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0