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Athletic Academic Honor Roll Announced

The Yavapai College Roughrider Student-Athletes experienced a banner semester in the classroom. Fifty-two student-athletes earned the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the Fall 2017 semester and twelve of those players earned a perfect 4.0 Grade Point Average. For twelve student-athletes, the honor marks the third consecutive semester that they have attained the Athletic Director Honor Roll accolade: Johnn ...

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Roughrider Freshman Named to NJCAA All-America Soccer Team

From their Colorado Springs office in Colorado, the National Junior College Athletic Association announced freshmen attacker Jose Perez Flores (McMinnville, Oregon) was named to the NJCAA All-America First Team. He is the only freshmen in the country selected to the first team honors. Last week, he and sophomore defender Ricardo Nunez-Arellano (North Las Vegas, Nevada) were selected to the United Soccer Coa ...

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2 Roughriders Named to Coaches Association All-America Team

Two Yavapai College soccer players were named to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches Junior College Division One Men’s All-America Team. They include freshmen attackers Jose Perez Flores (McMinnville, Oregon) and sophomore defender Ricardo Nunez-Arellano (North Las Vegas, Nevada). Perez Flores was the only freshmen in the country named to the first-team. Nunez-Arellano received second team honors. They become th ...

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5 Roughriders Named to Coaches Association All-West Team

Five Yavapai College soccer players were named to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches Junior College Division One Men’s All-West Team. They include freshmen attackers Jose Perez Flores (McMinnville, Oregon) and William Baynham (Kangaroo Point, Queensland), sophomore defender Ricardo Nunez-Arellano (North Las Vegas, Nevada), sophomore midfielder Johnny Ramirez (Tucson, Arizona) and freshmen goalkeeper Tyler Trump ...

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Soccer Finishes the Season 3rd in the Nation

The Yavapai College soccer team fell short of their 14th National Championship Game appearance with a heartbreaking 3-2 overtime loss to Tyler Junior College Friday afternoon in the semi-finals of the NJCAA National Tournament. YC trailed 2-0 early in the second half only to tie the march with 13 minutes remaining in regulation. The Roughriders finish third place in the tournament, marking the 19th time tha ...

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Roughriders Advance to National Semi-Final with 7-2 Win

Yavapai College defeated long-time traditional rival Mercer County Community College, 7-2, Wednesday afternoon in the second of two matches of group play in the 2017 National Championship Tournament. YC is now 23-2-3 on the year. The victory marks the 108th all-time post season victory for the Green and Gold and secures their 19th final four finish. Yavapai and Mercer have met 10 previous times with 6 of th ...

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Roughriders Dominate in National Tournament Opening Round

Yavapai College broke a 24-year-old national record for most goals in a season, 136, with a 9-0 victory over Waubonsee Community College of Sugar Grove, IL in the first of two group play matches in the 2017 NJCAA Division One National Championship Tournament Monday night in Prescott Valley. The previous national record was held by the 1993 Roughriders with 134 goals. YC is now 22-2-3 on the season. The matc ...

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Roughriders Are West District Soccer Champions Again

The Roughrider soccer team captures their 21st NJCAA West District Championship with a 2-0 victory over Pima Community College Saturday afternoon at Ken Lindley Field. The win is the 62nd against the Aztecs, the most victories against any one school in the 29-year history of the program. Yavapai is now 21-2-3 on the year and Pima falls to 17-4-3. Scoring Summary 34th minute – Jose Perez Flores unassisted 51 ...

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Volleyball Finishes the Season as District B Runner Up

Despite a valiant fight the Roughriders fell in a 5 set battle with Gila Monsters on Friday night in the District B Championship match. The final scores were 26-24, 21-25, 25-16, 21-25, 11-15. Yavapai took a 2 sets to 1 lead into the 4th set and a 10-5 advantage on the scoreboard but then the home crowd at Eastern Arizona really came alive and helped propel their team to a come from behind victory. Sophomor ...

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Yavapai Beats Snow 5-1 to Advance To District Championship Game

The Yavapai College soccer team qualified for their 21st NJCAA National Tournament with a 5-1 victory over Snow College Friday afternoon in the NJCAA West District Tournament at Ken Lindley Field in Prescott. The Roughriders are now 20-2-3 on the year marking the 21st time that YC has won 20 games in a season. Yavapai will now play Pima Community College, winners over Otero Junior College, 2-1 in overtime, ...

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