Roughriders Outlast Glendale 2-1
The #3 ranked Roughrider soccer won a hard-fought match Friday afternoon 2-1 over Glendale Community College in Glendale. Yavapai improves to 18-2-1 on the year and 16-2-1 in the ACCAC. Glendale, who is fighting for that 6th and final playoff spot, falls to 8-10-1.
5th minute – Memo Diaz assisted by Niall Logue
57th minute – Glendale
68th minute – Memo Diaz assisted by Ather Dawood
The victory keeps the Roughriders in the hunt for their 25th ACCAC title with the final match of the regular season being played on Saturday, October 24th at Phoenix College at 6:00 PM. If the Roughriders tie with the Bears, YC secures a 2nd place finish and a bye in the first round of the NJCAA Region I Playoffs. If Yavapai drops the match, the Riders will finish in 3rd place and host a playoff match on Monday, October 26th.