Soccer Blanks The Geckos
The Roughrider soccer team posted their 10th shutout of the season Wednesday night with a 5-0 victory over Gateway Community College. The match was played at Rose Mofford Park in Phoenix, the site of the 2008 NJCAA National Tournament. Yavapai improves to 14-3-0 and the Geckos fall to 3-14-0.
The shutout was a combined effort of all three of Yavapai’s goalkeepers: Michael Moran, James Iles and Humberto Soriano. YC took a 2-0 lead into halftime and added three more goals after the intermission.
8th minute – David Malloy unassisted
43rd minute – Gavin Lafollette assisted by Rodolfo Godinez
52nd minute – Kyle Woodson assisted by Matt Hazzard
56th minute – David Malloy assisted by Drew Russell
61st minute – Gabriel Okito assisted by David Malloy
The Roughriders return to their home field on Saturday, October 17th entertaining Glendale Community College (3-13-0). Earlier in the season, YC held the Gauchos scoreless in a 2-0 win in Glendale. Saturday’s match will begin at 6:00 PM.