Softball Splits Double Header in Home Opener
The Roughrider softball team split an ACCAC doubleheader Tuesday afternoon at Bill Vallely Park against Central Arizona College, 5-2 and 6-11. YC is now 9-5 overall and 3-1 in the conference standings.
In the opener, Samantha Blair threw a gem and got the victory allowing 2 runs on six hits.
Jocilynn Ellis was 2 for 4 with two runs batted in. Jayme Jackson and Beth Fanger went 1 for 2.
In the second game, YC battled back and tied the score 4 times but could not take the lead. Finally, the opponent took the lead for good in the seventh inning and the magic was lost for the Riders.
Sarah Ingegneri and Jessica Mesa were each 2 for 3 and Shelby Burke had a home run.
YC continues league play on Thursday, February 12th at Pima Community College. The doubleheader will begin at 1:00 PM.