The #9 ranked Yavapai College baseball team was swept in a non-conference doubleheader Monday afternoon by the visiting #21 ranked Broncbusters from Garden City Community College, KS (15-2), 4-1 and 2-1. Yavapai is now 18-10 overall.
In the opener, Riley Welch (1-2) took the loss striking out 5 batters in six innings. Cam Schiller provided the lone offensive threat of the day going 1 for 3 with a run scored.
Parker Markel (1-1) pitched 6.2 innings in the nightcap allowing a meager 2 earned runs while striking out 9 batters to record the loss. Despite the opponent’s low run total, YC could only muster up one run from Andrew Darwin.
On Tuesday, March 16th, Yavapai will play host to Iowa Western Community College (5-4). The Reivers are led by former YC assistant coach Marc Rardin. The first pitch will be thrown at 12:00 PM at Roughrider Park.