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YC Falls To Gauchos

October 1st, 2010 » filed under: Top Story, Volleyball News

Roughrider volleyball dropped their third consecutive match Friday night to #18 Glendale Community College 3-1 (25-20, 18-25, 23-25, 23-25). Yavapai falls to 15-7 overall and 5-3 in ACCAC action.

YC dominated the first game of the match winning 25-20. The Riders took an early 7-2 lead in the second game but Glendale stormed back to take the lead 18-12. YC found their groove and closed the gap to 16-18 forcing a timeout by GCC. Following the break, Glendale outscored Yavapai 7-2 to take the victory.

The third game saw five lead changes. With the game knotted at 13 YC took its first lead of the game. However, Glendale fought back to regain the lead at 17-15. The Roughriders took over the lead 19-18 and 23-22. Glendale closed out the game with three straight points for the victory.

The fourth game was a back and forth affair. YC seized control of the game at 17-13, but GCC tied the game at 22 and won the game 25-23 to win the match.

YC hosts Arizona Western College on Saturday, October 2nd. The Roughriders beat the Matadors in September 3-1. The first serve will be at 7:00 PM.