Soccer Wins Conference Opener
The Roughrider soccer team completed a weekend doubleheader sweep Saturday night at Ken Lindley Field with a 6-0 victory over the visiting Geckos from Gateway Community College. The match was the ACCAC opener for both squads. Yavapai is now 2-0-0 overall and 1-0-0 in conference action.
YC is now 280-11-3 all-time at home.
Miles McRae and Reece Weldon each scored two goals and Kwezi Caesar contributed two helpers.
24th minute – Reece Weldon assisted by Kalvin Parr
30th minute – Miles McRae assisted by Memo Diaz
40th minute – Kalvin Parr assisted by Kwesi Caesar
56th minute – Miles McRae assisted by Justin Stinson
65th minute – Reece Weldon assisted by Kwesi Caesar
83rd minute – Matthew Fike assisted by Kevin Otokore
For the second night in a row, goalkeeper Gregory Patenaude recorded the shutout playing all 90 minutes.
Yavapai takes their first road trip of the season on Tuesday, August 25th as they travel to Scottsdale Community College. Kick-off will be at 7:00 PM.
YC returns to the home pitch on Tuesday, September 1st as they entertain South Mountain Community College at Mountain Valley Park in Prescott Valley with a 6:00 PM start time.