Volleyball Finishes Roughrider Invitational 2-1
On Saturday evening Yavapai finished the last match of the Roughrider Invitational presented by Marriott Hotels with a 3-1 over South Mountain CC. Yavapai won by scores of 25-15, 17-25, 25-22, 25-21. The win boosted Yavapai’s overall record to 8-4. Their ACCAC record remain 2-0 which currently has them in 2nd place among the 11 conference teams.
The Roughriders posted a weak hitting percentage of .051 with only 36 kills on 138 attempts. Although Yavapai was not as strong offensively as usual their defense was solid with 71 digs and 17 blocks. They also served 5 aces. All 11 players who were available for action saw time in the match.
Yavapai returns to action next week on Wednesday as they travel to Yuma, AZ for a DI showdown with Arizona Western College who is currently 1-3 in ACCAC competition.