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East County News Service

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May 20, 2019 (San Diego's East County) - Alumni of East County high schools are finding their marks in the major leagues and in college baseball this week.

Two former East County alums made waves for the Padres.  Valhalla Norseman alum Greg Garcia went 1 for 3 with a double and one run scored for the Padres as they were defeated by the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-4 on Sunday. 

Former Grossmont Foothiller Joe Musgrove improved his record to 3-4 as he pitched 6.1 innings and gave up four hits, four runs (three earned), one walk and four strikeouts for the Bucs. 

In college sports, former Helix Highlander Matt Richardson went 0 for 3 for Utah against Washington State on Saturday. 

Former Christian Patriots alum Kyle Stowers went 1 for 3 with a single for the 3rd ranked Cardinals of Stanford as they fell to the 11th ranked Beavers of Oregon State 5-2 on Sunday. 

Former Helix Highlander Jack Stronach went 1 for 4 with a single, one RBI and one run scored for the UCLA Bruins as they defeated the Washington Huskies 14-2 on Sunday.


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