Soccer Blanks Gateway in Season Opener
In the 2014 season opener Saturday afternoon, scoring came early and often as the #3 ranked Roughrider soccer team beat Gateway Community College, 10-0, at Rose Mofford Park in Phoenix. YC found the back of the net 6 times in the first and half and knocked four balls into the net in the second half. Rose Mofford Park is the home of the Yavapai’s 2013 Region I Championship and the 2008 National Championship. The Roughriders are now 24-2 all-time in season openers.
3rd minute – Jason Romero unassisted
8th minute – Mason Buron assisted by Angel Rey Heredia
25th minute – Jason Romero assisted by Angel Rey Heredia
27th minute – Guillermo Diaz assisted by Oscar Ortiz
35th minute – Jason Romero assisted by Oscar Ortiz
44th minute – Jason Romero assisted by David Mack
49th minute – Ruben Pacheco assisted by Daniel Kelly
50th minute – Daniel Kelly assisted by Michael Gallardo
70th minute – Christian Chala assisted by Daniel Kelly
76th minute – Ruben Pacheco unassisted
The shutout was a combined effort for the Roughriders with Daniel Diaz playing 45 minutes notching 1 saves and Gregory Patenaude played 45 minutes saving 1 ball. It was the 317th recorded shutout all-time for Yavapai College.
The Roughriders will have their home opener on Thursday, August 28th when they host Scottsdale Community College at Mountain Valley Park in Prescott Valley. That will be the first of three consecutive home matches. Kick-off for Thursday’s match will be at 6:00 PM.
YC students with ID: Free
YC faculty and staff with ID: Free
12 and under: Free