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Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. Mesa) Reviewed by Zachary Shaver on . Men’s College Soccer Yavapai College vs. Mesa Community College Saturday, September 16 at 10:30 a.m. John D Riggs Stadium, Mesa Records: Yavapai (7-0-2, overall Men’s College Soccer Yavapai College vs. Mesa Community College Saturday, September 16 at 10:30 a.m. John D Riggs Stadium, Mesa Records: Yavapai (7-0-2, overall Rating: 0
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Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. Mesa)

Men’s College Soccer
Yavapai College vs. Mesa Community College
Saturday, September 16 at 10:30 a.m.
John D Riggs Stadium, Mesa

Records: Yavapai (7-0-2, overall; 5-0-2, league) tied Phoenix College 1-1 Thursday night; Mesa (2-4-1) lost to Arizona Western College 1-0 in Yuma in their previous match.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 52-4-2 all-time against the Thunderbirds, scoring 215 goals with 38 goals against.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 5 Mesa 2 (Oct. 15, 2017 at Prescott Valley)
The setting: Site of the Roughriders 500th all-time victory and Yavapai’s drilling of nationally ranked St. Louis-Forest Park 6-0 in 1991.
Players to watch: Yavapai—William Baynham (21), Alexander Guadron (20) and Jose Perez Flores (15); Mesa—Leading scorer Ivan Medina (6 points) and goalkeeper Joshua Stewart (1.89 GAA)
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (599-54-29/29th season); Mesa—Brian Ronan (11-14-3/2nd season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders are 22-2-1 all-time with morning start times.
League Alert: Three other conference matches today—CGCC at SCC, AWC at PVCC, SMCC at GCC. Pima, Phoenix and Gateway are off.
Weather Forecast: Sunny, high 96. Sunrise at 6:23 a.m. for this morning contest
Milestone Alert: The Roughriders are one win away from 600 all-time soccer victories.

NJCAA All-Time Men’s Soccer Coaching Records

Name, College, State, Division Years Won Lost Tied Pct. +.500 Wins/Season
*Michael Pantalione, Yavapai, AZ (Div. 1) 29 600 54 28 .900 +546 21.1
George Vizvary, Ulster County, NY (Div. 3) 37 534 163 28 .756 +371 14.4
Tom Bichy, Montgomery-Rockville, MD (Div. 3) 37 471 166 47 .723 +305 12.7
*Jim Kelly, DuPage, IL (Div. 1) 30 451 122 46 .765 +329 15.4
Marc Zagara, Georgia Perimeter, GA (Div. 1 30 439 168 27 .714 +271 14.6
Charlie Inverso, Mercer County, NJ (Div. 1) 24 434 46 14 .893 +388 18.1
Pete Sorber, St. Louis-Flo Valley, MO (Div. 1) 30 415 85 23 .815 +330 13.8


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