Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. Phoenix)
Men’s College Soccer
Yavapai College vs. Phoenix College
Thursday, October 6 at 6:00 p.m.
Ken Lindley Field, Prescott
Records: Yavapai College (13-1-0 overall, 12-1-0 in ACCAC) defeated Pima CC 2-0 in Tucson on Tuesday afternoon; Phoenix College (7-7-0) beat Mesa CC 3-1 in their previous match.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 49-7-4 against the Bears, scoring 218 goals with 45 goals against in 60 meetings.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 1 Phoenix 0, forfeit score (Sept. 6, 2016 at Phoenix)
The Setting: The Roughriders are 227-11-2 all-time at this historic venue.
Players to watch: Yavapai—Sophomore defenders Juan Ramirez and Jacob Malach. Phoenix—Leading scorers Juan Hernandez and Jossie Ortiz.
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (587-51-27/28th season); Phoenix—Dave Cameron (127-71-25/11th season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders scored ten goals against the Bears in a 2011 playoff match.
League Alert: Four other conference matches taking place on Oct. 6—SCC/PCC, CGCC/MCC, AWC/GW, PVCC/SMCC. Glendale CC has a bye in the 11-team conference.
Weather Forecast: Sunny, high 71; Sunset 6:06 p.m.