Baseball Improves Conference Lead
Yavapai baseball got two conference victories Saturday afternoon over the visiting Chandler/Gilbert Community College Coyotes, 8-6 and 9-8. The Roughriders are now 29-5 overall and 16-2 in conference play sitting atop the ACCAC standings.
Kirby Yates and Russell Havens picked up the victories from the mound and Pulama Silva earned a save in each of the games. In the first game, Dominic Piazza was 2 for 3 with a double and two runs batted in. In the nightcap, Brett Sowers crushed two home runs to provide the offense.
Yavapai returns to the diamond on Tuesday, March 24th playing host to Paradise Valley Community College. The doubleheader will be played at Roughrider Park on the campus of Yavapai College in Prescott beginning at 12:00 PM.