Duarte Named Player Of The Week
Second Roughrider to win award
For her efforts last week, Sophomore Shauna Duarte was named the NJCAA Region I Division 1 Player of the Week. The Whittier, California native led the Roughriders to a 5-2 record on the week with wins over Central Arizona (2), Clackamas (1) and Pima (1). She hit a whopping .787 (11/16) from the plate, scored nine runs, had seven RBI’s, and crushed four homeruns. Duarte is the second Roughrider to win the award this season. Kacie Smith was the first recipient of the year for the conference.
Yavapai entertains #1 ranked Eastern Arizona College on Tuesday, April 1 in a battle for first place in the league division I race. Game time will be at 12:00 PM at Roughrider Park.