Softball Sweeps Non-Conference Doubleheader
The #19 ranked Roughrider softball team swept a non-conference doubleheader yesterday in Las Vegas against the Community College of Southern Nevada, 9-1 and 7-4.
YC is now 41-14 overall and remain at 20-8 in ACCAC play. With two doubleheaders remaining, Yavapai finds themselves one game behind division I leader Eastern Arizona College in the race for the playoffs.
Jenna Rodriguez got her 23rd and 24th win on the year, as she was the pitcher of record in both ends of the twinbill. Caitlin Stangl had a solid day from the plate going 3 for 6 with a double and three runs scored. Kacie Smith was 4 for 6 with a home run and three RBI’s. Shaunte Duarte was 3 for 5 with a double and two runs scored. Aubrianna Chiquete was 3 for 6 with a home run, three runs and three RBI’s and Rodriguez was 4 for 7 with a double and three runs batted in.
On Saturday, April 19th the lady ballers will play host to Pima Community College (19-9) in what could possibly be an NJCAA Region I Division I play-off series. In their previous meeting in Tucson, both teams split a doubleheader with YC dropping the first one 7-6 and winning the nightcap, 15-3. Saturday’s games will begin at 12:00 PM at Roughrider Park in Prescott.