Volleyball Goes 3-4 in Thatcher
Plays 7 matches in 3 days
Facing stiff competition at the Gila Monster Invitational, the Lady Rider volleyball team played 7 matches in 3 days coming away with a 3-4 record.
Opening the tournament with #12 ranked College of Southern Idaho, YC came out smoking taking the 1st game 30-25. However, the giant awoke and CSI won the next two games, 30-17 and 15-7 to take the match 2 games to 1. Later that same day, Yavapai was paired with #23 ranked Midland College. The lady spikers held strong but lost the match 2-0 (25-30, 24-30)
Three matches awaited Yavapai the next day against Northwest College, WY; Sheridan College, WY; and Trinidad State, CO. YC beat Northwest (30-28, 30-27) and Trinidad State (30-21, 30-19) and lost to Sheridan in 3 games (30-19, 24-30, 9-15).
On Saturday, the Lady Riders played Ridgewater College, MN and #7 Casper College, WY. YC beat Ridgewater 30-16 and 30-22, then lost to Casper (27-30, 23-30) to conclude the tournament.
South Mountain Community College comes to town on Wednesday, September 12th (7:00 PM) to resume ACCAC play. YC is 1-2 in the conference and 6-10 overall.