Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. South Mountain)
Men’s College Soccer
Yavapai College vs. South Mountain Community College
Thursday, September 8 at 6:00 p.m.
Ken Lindley Field, Prescott
Records: Yavapai College (3-1-1) tied at Phoenix 0-0 in their previous match; South Mountain CC (1-4-0) defeated Paradise Valley 3-0 on Tuesday afternoon.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 55-0-0 against the Cougars, scoring 353 goals with 27 goals against in 55 meetings.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 7 South Mountain 2 (Oct. 3, 2015 at Phoenix).
The setting: The Roughriders are 225-11-2 all-time at this venue.
Players to watch: Yavapai—Freshmen Attackers David Gandara and Lorenzo Macias; South Mountain—Sophomore Goalkeeper Carlos Lopez.
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (577-51-28/28th season); South Mountain—Justin Bogus (9-55-1/4th season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders scored their quickest goal to begin a second half against South Mountain in 2012 (five seconds).
League Alert: Four other conference matches taking place on Sept. 8—SCC/PC, AWC/MCC, GW/PCC, PVCC/GCC. CGCC has a bye in the 11-team league.
Weather Forecast: Partly Cloudy, high 79; Sunset 6:45 p.m.