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Posted on Sep 24, 2015

Prosser rolls past Jacks

Battle of the Basin is Friday


The No. 3 ranked Prosser Mustangs rolled to an easy victory over the Jacks last Friday night at Jaycee Stadium.
Prosser won 55-0 and piled up 429 yards.
Next up for Quincy is a trip to Ephrata for the Battle of the Basin. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.
Last Friday’s game started with the Jacks forcing a three and out by Prosser, but then the Mustangs poured it on with seven first-half touchdowns. The Mustangs rushed for 165 yards and threw for 419 yards, while the Jacks had 64 yards passing and 11 yards rushing.
Juan Aguilar led Quincy with 13 yards rushing, Carlos Solorio had five catches for 32 yards and Kaeden Murphy went 13-of-29 for 64 yards and four interceptions.

Battle of the Basin
This week the Jacks will be playing a much different team than the Mustangs. Quincy heads across the Basin to Ephrata (1-2). The Tigers opened the season with a 45-0 loss to Royal, but bounced back with a win over Othello. Last week they lost to East Valley in the final seconds and stand at 1-1 in league play.

The Tigers at a glance
The Tigers signal caller is senior Quint Ostrowski (20-31-0-185 -3TD) and their top running back is junior Tyler Lutz (32-108 – 1TD).
Ostrowski’s top wide outs are sophomore Jake Oxos (5-86-2TD) and Lutz (7-79-1TD), but his favorite target has been tight end senior Pat Walker (8-51).

The Jacks at a glance
The Jacks are going with junior quarterback Kaeden Murphy (24-50-4-220; 24-66-2TD) against the Tigers this week.
He will be handing the ball off to junior Travis Harris (18-141) and Juan Aguilar (16-69).
His top receivers on the season are sophomore Carlos Solorio 10-78), Harris (7-78) and Johan Farias (4-47).