Softball Wins Three
The Roughrider softball team continued their winning ways with three victories Saturday at the Community College of Southern Nevada Tournament to improve to 5-0 on the young season.
In the first game of the day, Yavapai beat Palomar College, CA 3-2 on a suicide squeeze play with 2 strikes in the top of the seventh inning. Jenna Rodriguez got the win tossing a two-hitter and striking out eight. Aubrianna Chiquete was 2 for 3 with the winning bunt.
YC faced Salt Lake City Community College in the second game and beat the Bruins 10-0. Audrey Workman went the distance to get her second win of the year. Raven Richardson provided the pop with 2 home runs and 3 runs batted in. Kacie Smith and Brittany Tucker each hit the long ball.
In the final game of the day, the Roughriders beat Snow College, UT 3-0. Britinie Hardine tossed a three-hitter and struck out seven. Caitlin Stangl went 2 for 3 from the plate to provide the offense.
Sunday morning the Roughriders play Western Nebraska Community College to conclude play in the tournament. The squad plays their first home game of the season on Tuesday, February 10th entertaining Scottsdale Community College.