Volleyball Finishes 4th In Own Tourney
The Roughrider volleyball team finished 2-0 on the first day of the Roughrider Tournament at the Storm Center in Prescott on Friday to propel them into the championship bracket. YC beat fellow conference foe Mesa Community College 3-1 (25-15, 24-26, 25-12, 25-17) and Colorado Northwestern 3-0 (25-19, 25-18, 25-18).
On Saturday, YC opened up with New Mexico Military Institute, a team that the Riders lost to a week ago in New Mexico. Today, NMMI got the best of the lady spikers winning in three games 25-15, 25-21 and 25-23. The loss put them in the 3rd/4th place match against #15 ranked Casper College, another team YC lost to last week. Yavapai fell again 25-18, 25-20 and 25-13 to finish the tournament with a 2-2 overall record and a 4th place finish.
Final Tournament Finish
Yavapai will continue their non-conference tournament play September 10-12 at the Scottsdale Community College Invitational. Conference play will resume on September 18th and 19 in Thatcher against Eastern Arizona College and Arizona Western College respectively.