Roughriders Sweep Double Header in Glendale
The Roughrider baseball team swept a non-conference doubleheader Tuesday afternoon over Glendale Community College, 8-3 and 8-5. Yavapai is now 3-3 on the year.
In the opener, the Green and Gold broke a 3-3 tie with five runs in the fifth inning and pitcher Andrew Gross three the three hitless innings to get the victory.
Nick Guaragna was 2 for 4 with a double, 2 runs scored and 2 runs batted in. Jaxxon Fagg was 1 for 2 with 2 runs knocked in.
In the nightcap, the Roughriders knocked 11 hits, the most hit output of the year. Nate Easley, Brock Ephan and Christian Maggi each had two hits. Guaragna had a double and two RBI’s.
Ryan Oberg pitched 1.1 innings and got the victory.
YC returns to the diamond on February 12th and 13th in Henderson, Nevada against Salt Lake Community College, Okanagan College, Prairie Baseball Academy and College of Southern Nevada.
Yavapai’s home opener is on Monday, February 15th against Salt Lake Community College.