Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. Mesa)
Men’s College Soccer
Yavapai College vs. Mesa Community College
Saturday, October 15 at 6:00 p.m.
Ken Lindley Field, Prescott
Records: Yavapai College (15-2-0 overall, 14-2-0 in ACCAC) defeated Gateway CC 7-0 on Thursday evening; Mesa CC (7-8-2) beat South Mountain 4-0 in their previous match.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 51-4-2 against the Thunderbirds, scoring 210 goals with 36 goals against in 57 meetings.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 2 Mesa 1 (Sept. 17, 2016 at Mesa)
The Setting: The Roughriders are 228-11-2 all-time at this historic venue including an all-time winning streak of 56 matches.
Players to watch: Yavapai—Attackers Carlo Quesada (32 points) and Matthew Jordan (24); Mesa—Leading scorers Benjamin Delgadillo (21), Manuel Lopez (17).
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (589-52-27/28th season); Mesa—Brian Ronan (7-8-2/1st season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders need four more home wins for 300 all-time home victories (212 road and 81 neutral site wins).
League Alert: Four other conference matches taking place on Oct. 15—CGCC/SCC; GW/PC; AWC/PVCC; SMCC/CGCC. Pima CC has a bye in the 11-team conference.
Weather Forecast: Sunny, high 75; Sunset 5:54 p.m.