Softball Sweeps The Pumas
The #2 ranked Roughrider softball team swept a conference doubleheader Tuesday afternoon at Paradise Valley Community College, 13-2 and 11-2. Yavapai is now 15-1 overall and 7-1 in ACCAC play.
Estela Pinon had a monster day from the mound and the plate. She was the winning pitcher in the first game striking out 9 opponent batters and scattering 4 hits. From the plate, the Tucson native hit her first of two home runs on the day and knocked in 3 of her 8 runs batted in both games.
Kirsten Lambertson also hit a home run in the victory. Brittany Keiser was 3 for 3 with a triple and Vanessa House was 2 for 4.
Amelia Willadsen got her 8th victory of the season in the second game in five innings of work. Pinon hit her second home run of the day and plated five runners. Sierra Rodriguez was a perfect 3 for 3 with three runs scored. House added two more hits. Ashleigh Seipl was 2 for 2 with a double and one run scored. Carli Schiller was 1 for 1 with a double and a run scored.
YC takes a break from conference action as they compete in the Cathedral City Kickoff. On Friday, YC faces off with Glendale Community College, CA and Palomar College, CA. Cerritos College, CA and Santa Ana College, CA will be the opponents on Saturday.
Yavapai returns to league play on Tuesday, February 22nd at Central Arizona College. The doubleheader will kick-off at 2:00 PM.