Softball Concludes Season With Sweep
The Roughrider softball team finished out the regular season with a doubleheader sweep of Eastern Arizona College at Roughrider Park Tuesday afternoon, 4-1 and 9-2. Yavapai concludes the season with a 27-5 conference record and 53-6 overall. Eastern falls to 21-11 and 44-21 and is eliminated from playoff contention. YC will host the NJCAA Region I Play-offs on Friday and Saturday, May 1st and 2nd.
The pitching combination of Audrey Workman and Jenna Rodriguez shut down the Gila Monsters all afternoon. Workman got the victory in the first game; her league leading 25th of the year, and Rodriguez earned her 24th of the season.
Offensively, Caitlin Stangl was 6 for 8 on the day with three runs scored. Aubri Chiquete hit two home runs. Brittany Tucker hit her 19th dinger of the year and knocked four runs across the plate. Ashley Snedeker and Ana Castillo added three hits on the day.
On the first day of playoffs, YC will square off with the winner of the #2 seed Pima Community College and #3 seed Arizona Western College. The PCC/AWC game will be played at 10:00 AM at Roughrider Park in Prescott.