Riders Split With Coyotes
The Roughrider baseball team split a doubleheader Saturday afternoon in Chandler against Chandler/Gilbert Community College (21-10, 12-6). YC won the opener 10-2 and dropped the nightcap 7-5. YC is now 25-11 overall and 15-3 in ACCAC action.
Tyler Bremer got the win in the opener as he pitched six innings allowing three hits and striking out six. Cam Schiller and DeMarcus Tidwell were each 4 for 5 and James Dykstra was 1 for 3 with an RBI.
Casey Upperman struck out 7 hitters and allowed only 1 earned run in five innings to get a no-decision. Parker Markel threw the final three innings to get his second loss of the year (1-2). Dykstra, Cam Brown and Ty Forney were all 2 for 4 from the plate.
Yavapai stays on the road for their next league doubleheader. The Roughriders will be at Paradise Valley Community College on Tuesday, March 30th. Saturday in Tucson, Paradise Valley split with Pima Community College to run their record to 23-11 overall and 9-9 in conference action. Tuesday’s twinbill will start at 12:00 PM.