Roughriders Eat The Artichokes
Playing in sloshy conditions tonight at Ken Lindley Field, the #1 ranked Roughrider soccer team blew past the Artichokes from Scottsdale Community College, 5-1.
The start of the match was delayed by 45 minutes due to lightening. Despite the postponement, YC improves their record to 7-0-0 and remain tied for first place in the ACCAC with a 5-0-0 record.
Meram scores 2 goals and 1 assist
For the second consecutive game, Yavapai scored the first three goals of the match and took a 3-1 lead into intermission. On the season, Yavapai has outscored their opponents by a score of 47-4. With the victory, the Roughriders gave head coach Mike Pantalione and the soccer program their 424th all-time win against only 29 losses.
Yavapai plays host to South Mountain Community College on Saturday, September 13th. The match will be played at the amphitheater in Prescott Valley where the Roughriders hold a 26-0-0 record. The match will begin at 6:00 PM.
- 12th minute – Justin Meram (penalty kick)
- 30th minute – Justin Meram assisted by Gabriel Okito
- 38th minute – Gabriel Okito assisted by Justin Meram
- 41st minute – Scottsdale (penalty kick)
- 50th minute – Francis Khamis assisted by Greg Gilmer
- 87th minute – Gene Tibbetts assisted by Francis Khamis