2007 – 2008 Season Begins Friday, August 24
The 2007-2008 YC sports season begins this Friday, August 24, 2007 with the #3 ranked Roughrider soccer team hosting their initial match and the new look Lady Rider volleyball team on the road.
Hall of Fame Head Coach Mike Pantalione and the Yavapai College kickers will entertain the Mesa Community College Thunderbirds at Ken Lindley Field in Prescott on Friday. YC is looking for their 19th consecutive ACCAC Title and 17th trip since 1990 to the NJCAA National Tournament. Last season MCC advanced to the Region I Semi-Finals before bowing out against Pima Community College, 2-0. Kick-off will be at 6:00 PM
First year Head Coach Matt Cohen jumps into the fire as he takes his new squad to Yuma to take on the 7 time defending Region I Champs Arizona Western College Lady Matadors. Friday night’s match will be a replay of last season’s Region I title game. AWC dominated the event winning 3-0. The lady spikers will open their home season on Wednesday, August 29th entertaining the Lady Artichokes from Scottsdale Community College in the Storm Center on the campus of Yavapai College in Prescott.