Sophomore pitcher Rick Anton was named to the 2009 NJCAA Division I Pre-Season All-American team this past week. Last season, the Prescott native compiled a record of 13-4 with a school record of 1.364 ERA. Anton also had a team leading 99 innings pitched and 84 strikeouts. A year ago, the Roughriders claimed their fifth ACCAC title with a stellar 42-17-1 record.
Currently, YC is ranked #18 in the NJCAA Pre-Season poll. Head Coach Sky Smeltzer’s club went unblemished over the weekend at the Community College of Southern Nevada Tournament with a record of 4-0.
Monday, February 2nd the Roughriders play host to Luna Community College, NM in a doubleheader that begins at 11:00 AM.