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May 12th, 2010 » filed under: Soccer News

The Yavapai College soccer team announced their 2010 soccer schedule. After two pre-season matches in California, their season, conference and home opener will take place on Friday, Aug. 27 against Paradise Valley Community College at the Prescott Valley Amphitheater. The Prescott home opener, at Ken Lindley Field, is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 1 against Scottsdale Community College. Yavapai is 223-6-1 all-time on their home grounds, including a perfect 30-0-0 in Prescott Valley.

The Roughriders will battle on the road over Labor Day Weekend with key matches against Arizona Western College in Yuma and Pima Community College in Tucson. The NJCAA National Tournament will be held in Tyler, Texas, where the Roughriders (462-34-14/21 years) captured three of their seven national titles. The 2010 season marks the twentieth anniversary of the 1990 team, Yavapai’s first recruiting class, which defeated heavily favored Passiac Community College of New Jersey 2-1 in the second sudden death overtime period at Trenton, New Jersey. See schedule web page for the complete 2010 schedule.