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Volleyball Signs 4 for 2019

The Yavapai Volleyball coaching staff has added 4 new players to their roster for 2019. These 4 prep athletes signed their National Letters of Intent inking their commitment to become a Roughriders earlier this week. Head Coach Zach Shaver said " We are excited about the athleticism and volleyball experience that these 4 players will bring to our program. All 4 are quality individuals who will make our team ...

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Roughriders Season Ends as Region 1 Runners Up

On Friday night the Yavapai Volleyball team could not overcome a strong start in set 1 by the Arizona Western squad. The Roughriders could only muster 10 points in the first set. The team started to counter the Lady Matadors attack and dropped set 2 by 4 points. Set 3 was the best one of the night for Yavapai as they finished by scoring 4 consecutive points and earned a 6 point victory. In set 4 Yavapai hel ...

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Roughriders Advance to Region Championship with Win Over Eastern Arizona

On Wednesday evening the Yavapai College Volleyball squad took on Eastern Arizona College in the NJCAA DI region 1 Semi-Final and came away victorious. The Roughriders beat the Gila Monsters in 5 sets by scores of 21-25, 25-23, 21-25, 27-25, 15-13. Both teams fought bitterly until the very end but Yavapai came away with its sixth 5 set win of 2018. Freshman middle blocker Lacie Tenney was stellar hitting.40 ...

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Roughriders Sweep the Bears on Sophomore Night

Yavapai volleyball finished their ACCAC schedule with a 3-0 victory over Phoenix College. The Roughriders improve their conference record to 8-5 and 17-9 overall. The final scores were 25-18, 25-15, 25-19. Sophomore outside hitter Nynke de Vries had one of her best outings of the season with 15 kills and a hitting percentage of .261. She also added 10 digs. Sophomore libero Victoria McCarty was tops in digs ...

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Roughriders Narrowly Miss Advancing to Region I Championship

The 2018 Roughrider soccer season ended abruptly Thursday night in Tucson. YC fell to #3 ranked Pima Community College, 1-0, in the semi-finals of the NJCAA Region I Playoffs. YC concludes the season with a 16-7 overall record and a 14-6 ACCAC mark. Pima improves to 19-2 on the year and a league best 18-2 conference record. Pima advances to the NJCAA Region I Championship match against Chandler-Gilbert Comm ...

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Volleyball Falls to Eastern Arizona in Mile High Battle Against Cancer

On a night that saw the Prescott Valley Events Center fill with pink and volleyball action the Yavapai volleyball team was unable to extend their 6 match winning streak. The Roughriders never really found their rhythm against the Gila Monsters and seemed out of sorts both offensively and defensively as the team only managed a .078 hitting percentage and 69 digs. the final scores were 12-25, 16-25, 29-27, 11 ...

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Roughriders Beat Thunderbirds in Playoff Action

The Roughrider soccer team advanced to the NJCAA Region I semi-finals with a 5-2 victory Tuesday night over the visiting Thunderbirds from Mesa Community College. The victory is the 109th playoff win in the storied Yavapai College history. Yavapai is now 16-6 on the year. Mesa concludes their 2018 campaign with a 10-9-2 season mark. Scoring Summary 42nd minute – Gabriel Claudio assisted by Jose Pere Flores ...

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Soccer Secures Home Field Advantage with 1-0 Victory

The Roughrider soccer team concluded the 2018 regular season with a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Chandler-Gilbert Community College Saturday in Chandler. YC finishes the season with an overall record of 15-6 and an ACCAC mark of 14-6. Chandler-Gilbert falls to 10-9-1. Both teams qualify for post-season play. Yavapai will entertain Mesa Community College and Chandler-Gilbert plays at Arizona Western College ...

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Roughriders Survive Another Close Battle

On Friday night as Yavapai College celebrated the 50th birthday of their Roughrider mascot the volleyball team went to battle with 1st place Arizona Western College for the 2nd time in 10 days and came away with another 5 set victory. The match could not have been any closer with each team winning 2 of the first four sets by only 2 points each and 3 of those sets required extra points to be decided. The fin ...

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