Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. Scottsdale)
Men’s College Soccer
Yavapai College vs. Scottsdale Community College
Thursday, October 20 at 6:00 p.m.
Mountain Valley Park, Prescott Valley
Records: Yavapai College (17-2-0 overall, 16-2-0 first place in ACCAC) defeated Arizona Western College 2-1 in Yuma on Tuesday afternoon; Scottsdale CC (6-11-2) beat Glendale CC 6-3 in their previous match.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 55-2-1 against the Artichokes, scoring 267 goals with 28 goals against in 58 meetings.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 3 Scottsdale 2 (Sept. 22, 2016 at Scottsdale)
The Setting: The Roughriders are 68-3-1 all-time at this venue (5-0-0 this season).
Players to watch: Yavapai—Attackers Carlo Quesada (34 points), Matthew Jordan & Santos Villasenor (24); Scottsdale—Leading scorers Omar Parra and Tyler Rideout.
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (591-52-27/28th season); Scottsdale—TJ Grewal (16-41-2/3rd season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders need three more home wins for 300 all-time home victories (213 road and 81 neutral site wins).
League Alert: Four other conference matches taking place on Oct. 20—PVCC/MCC, GW/CGCC, AWC/PCC, GCC/PC. South Mountain CC has a bye in the 11-team conference.
Weather Forecast: Sunny, high 79; Sunset 5:47 p.m.