Roughriders Win First Game
The #2 ranked Roughrider baseball team won the first game of a three-game series with Cochise College Thursday afternoon, 5-4. Rick Anton got the victory in 7 innings pitched scattering nine hits and striking out seven.
Pulama Silva threw the final two innings to get his 17th save of the year. Offensively, Ty Forney, Bobby Rinard and Jordan Payne each had two hits. Cam Schiller had three RBI’s.
These same two teams will play Friday afternoon, May 1st at Roughrider Park at 2:00 PM. If YC wins, they will advance to the next round of the NJCAA Region I Division I Play-offs. A third game will be necessary if Cochise comes away with a victory. That game will be played on Saturday at 12:00 PM.