Roughriders Advance to Region Finals with 3-0 Victory Over Phoenix
The Roughrider soccer team defeated Phoenix College, 3-0, in the NJCAA Region I Semi-Final match Wednesday evening at Ken Lindley Field. Yavapai is now 18-2-3 on the year and Phoenix College concludes the 2017 season with a 14-3-5 overall record. The victory is the 610th all-time win for the Roughriders and the 103rd all-time post season victory.
13th minute – David Gandara assisted by Jose Perez Flores
72nd minute – John Scearce unassisted
77th minute – Angel Lujan assisted by John Scearce
Tyler Trump (84 minutes) and Justin Motzkus (6 minutes) combined for the 11th clean sheet of the year.
Yavapai College now advances to the NJCAA Region I Championship match on Saturday, October 28th in Tucson against Pima Community College. The Aztecs beat Arizona Western College Wednesday night, 1-0 to advance to the title game. The winner of the Saturday’s match will win the Region title and the right to host the NJCAA West District tournament on November 4th and 5th. Saturday’s match will begin at 6:00 PM and be played at the Kino Sports Complex in Tucson.