Game Day Preview (Soccer)
Records: Season opener for both teams. Yavapai (20-1-2 in 2014); Laramie County (9-8-1 in 2014).
All-Time: The Roughriders are 1-0-0 against the Golden Eagles, scoring 5 goals while recording a clean sheet in their only meeting.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 5 Laramie County 0 (Sept. 1, 2006 at Prescott).
The setting: The Roughriders are 278-11-3 all-time at home, including 55-1-1 in Prescott Valley.
Players to watch: Yavapai—Defenders Niall Logue and Hugo Gutierrez; Laramie County—Attackers Rafael Munoz and Caleb Rondon.
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (555-47-26/27th season); Laramie County—Vince Gibson (84-40-8/8th season).
Fun Facts: Yavapai is 25-1-0 all-time in season openers including a wild 6-3 come from behind win over Pima CC in 1990. The Roughriders scored five goals in the final 20 minutes en route to their first national championship later that year.
Weather Forecast: Sunny, high 86 degrees; Sunset at 7:11 p.m.