Roughriders Clinch Their 26th ACCAC Championship with 8-1 Victory
The Yavapai College Soccer Team captured their 26th Arizona Community College Athletic Conference Soccer Title in an 8-1 victory over Scottsdale Community College Thursday night at Mountain Valley Park in Prescott Valley. YC advances their record to 18-2-0 on the season and 17-2-0 in the conference. Scottsdale concludes the season at 6-12-1.
5th minute – David Gandara unassisted
6th minute – Carlo Quesada unassisted
14th minute – SCC
34th minute – Matthew Jordan assisted by David Gandara
49th minute – Carlo Quesada assisted by Matthew Jordan
50th minute – Matthew Jordan assisted by Santos Villasenor
75th minute – Lorenzo Macias unassisted
76th minute – Bailey Watkins assisted by Henry Montoya
82nd minute – Lorenzo Macias assisted by Bailey Watkins
The match scheduled for Saturday, October 22nd between Yavapai College and Arizona Western College has been cancelled. The match was a makeup game from earlier in the year. With the tonight’s victory, YC wins the conference outright. Pima defeated Arizona Western Thursday afternoon securing the second spot and Arizona Western finishes in the third position. Saturday’s match would have had no bearing on the standings.
The NJCAA Region I Playoffs will begin on Tuesday, October 25th. The Roughriders will have a bye in the first round and play host to an undetermined opponent on Thursday, October 27th. The Championship match will be played on Saturday, October 29th at the site of the highest remaining seed.
Playoff matchups will be determined on Sunday, October 23rd at the end of the season soccer meeting.
The cost of admission for NJCAA Region Playoffs will be: $5 for adults, $3 for students and 6 and under are free. No passes will be honored.
Previous ACCAC Champions
#Yavapai’s first season of intercollegiate soccer
*Yavapai finished second place, missing league title by one point