Riders Drub Plainsmen
The Roughrider baseball team routed the Plainsmen from Northeastern Junior College Saturday afternoon at Roughrider Park, 16-3. YC pounded opponent pitching with 20 hits and 15 RBI’s. YC improves to 21-5 on the season. Northeastern falls to 15-12.
YC scored 8 runs in the first inning and scored 13 runs total before the Plainsmen got on the scoreboard.
Austin Orth and Justin McMurrey each had three hits. Orth knocked in three runs. Tim Arakawa, Drew Turbin, Aaron Blair, Austin Murphy, Michael Howard and Chris Burks all had two hits apiece.
Spencer Applebach got the victory on the mound throwing 2 scoreless innings.
Yavapai resumes conference play on Tuesday, March 19th entertaining fellow DI foe the Gila Monsters from Eastern Arizona College. The first pitch will be thrown at 12:00 PM.