Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. Paradise Valley)
Yavapai College vs. Paradise Valley Community College
Thursday, September 10 at 6:00 p.m.
Ken Lindley Field, Prescott
Records: Yavapai (5-1-0) defeated Arizona Western 3-2 in Yuma Monday night; Paradise Valley (2-2-0) beat Scottsdale 4-2 in their previous match.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 36-1-0 against the Pumas, scoring 165 goals with 4 goals against in 37 meetings.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 11 Paradise Valley 1 (Oct. 11, 2014 at Prescott).
The setting: The Roughriders are 281-12-3 all-time at home, including unbeaten streaks of 58, 56, 39, 33 and 26 games.
Players to watch: Yavapai—Leading scorers Reece Weldon (21 points), Miles McRae (10). Paradise Valley—Attacker Emanuel Santos.
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (560-48-26/27th season); Paradise Valley—Freddy Delgado (5-19-0/2nd season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders have lost only 48 games in 27 years, includes 47 one-game losing streaks. Yavapai’s longest winning streak is 40 in a row.
League Alert: The Yavapai-Mesa match, postponed due to lightning storms in Mesa this past Saturday night, has been rescheduled for Thursday, Sept. 17 at 7:00 p.m.
Weather Forecast: Chance of thunderstorms, high 83; Sunset 6:46 p.m.