Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. Glendale)
Men’s College Soccer
Yavapai College vs. Glendale Community College
Saturday, August 26 at 6:00 p.m.
Mountain Valley Park, Prescott Valley
Records: Yavapai (2-0-0) defeated Salt Lake CC 3-2 Thursday evening; Glendale (0-0-1) tied Arizona Western 2-2 Tuesday night.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 57-3-3 all-time against the Gauchos, scoring 243 goals with 47 goals against in 63 meetings.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 8 Glendale 2 (Sept. 27, 2016 at Prescott Valley)
The setting: The Roughriders are 71-3-1 all-time at this venue which will play host of the 2017 NJCAA National Tournament (300-15-3 all-time, all home venues).
Players to watch: Yavapai—Attackers Alex Guadron and Jose Perez Flores; Glendale—Sophomore forwards Adam Adoyi and David Cox.
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (594-54-27/29th season); Glendale—Jesus Cardiel (31-26-3/3rd season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders defeated Glendale five times in the ‘90s in the Region Championship Match.
League Alert: Three other conference matches taking place—PCC at SMCC, CGCC at AWC, PC at PVCC.
Milestone Alert: The Roughriders are six wins away from 600 all-time soccer victories.
Weather Forecast: Partly Cloudy, high 90; Sunset 7:03 p.m.