Baseball Falls in Home Opener
The Roughrider offense took the day off on Monday as they could only manage 1 run on the day. Salt Lake Community College swept the Green and Gold, 11-1 and 5-0. Yavapai falls to 2-4 on the season and Salt Lake improves to 4-2.
In the opener, both teams managed 8 hits but the Roughrider pitching gave up 10 walks. RJ Cordeiro, Dylan Enwiller, Dallas Tessar, Morales, and Jaxxon Fagg each managed one hit to lead Yavapai College.
Avery Weems took the loss from the mound giving up 5 runs on 6 hits.
In the nighcap, YC was blanked for the first time this season. The Riders only got four hits in the game. Dallas Tessar, Carlos Viera, Jonathan Villa and Adbiel Morales each managed a hit.
Hayden Durkiewicz threw five innings scattering 3 hits and striking out 1.
These same two teams will play a single game on Tuesday at Roughrider Park beginning at 12:00 PM.