Baseball Bit By Gila Monsters
The Roughrider baseball team dropped the second game of a two-game series Saturday to Eastern Arizona College in Thatcher, 7-5. YC is now 15-9 on the year and remain atop the ACCAC standings with an 11-3 mark. EAC is now 12-13 overall and 4-10 in conference action.
YC outhit the Gila Monsters but five costly fielding errors cost Yavapai the game.
Ryan Petersen (2-2) suffered the loss allowing seven runs, five earned. Timothy Arakawa went a perfect 2 for 2 at the dish. Drew Turbin was 3 for 4. Jordan Negrini was 1 for 2 with a double and an RBI.
Yavapai takes a break from conference play for the week with single games on Wednesday, March 14th against Indian Hills Community College, IA and Monroe Community College, NY. The games will be played in Phoenix beginning at 11:00 AM and 6:30 PM respectively.