The #2 ranked Roughrider softball team continues to roll with a doubleheader sweep Saturday afternoon over Glendale Community College in Glendale, 6-1 and 8-0. YC is now 21-2 overall and 11-1 in ACCAC action.
Estela Pinon got the victory in the first game pitching four innings and striking out nine batters. Amelia Willadsen got the save. Sierra Rodriguez was a perfect 3 for 3 with an RBI. Willadsen hit a home run driving in two runs and Ashleigh Seipl had a pinch hit triple knocking in one run.
Willadsen took the mound in the second game pitched all six innings scattering 3 hits and 6 strike outs.
Rodriguez was 2 for 3 with a double and a triple. Vanessa House was 3 for 3 and Danielle Muniz was 2 for 3. Kirsten Lambertson provided the long ball with a home run and a double and 4 runs batted in.
Yavapai plays at Chandler/Gilbert Community College on Tuesday, March 1st. The doubleheader was originally slated to be the first home games of the season for the Roughriders, but due to the impending weather and poor field conditions, the games will be held in the Valley. The first pitch will be thrown at 2:00 PM.