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Soccer Squashes Geckos

September 17th, 2011 » filed under: Soccer News, Top Story

Four second half goals lifted the first place Roughrider soccer team to a 5-0 victory over GateWay Community College Saturday night at Rose Mofford Park, the site of Yavapai’s 7th National Championship. YC is 6-0 at Rose Mofford Park including the three wins in the National Tournament in 2008. Yavapai improves their overall record to 7-0-2 and 6-0-2 in ACCAC play. GateWay falls to 2-6-0.

For the fifth time in the last six matches, Yavapai scored five or more goals. During that stretch, the Roughrider offense has scored a total of 35 goals and allowed only 7. Daniel Sellitti was in goal for all 90 minutes Saturday night and recorded the first shutout of the season.

Scoring Summary

  • 26th Minute – Stuart Bryant unassisted
  • 63rd Minute – Stuart Bryant assisted by Gouedan Halley
  • 70th Minute – Gouedan Halley assisted by Stuart Bryant
  • 82nd Minute – William Mecier assisted by Dylan Hardie-Jordan
  • 88th Minute – Viktor Rodakovic assisted by Donovan Rico

Yavapai returns to the pitch on Thursday, September 22nd at South Mountain Community College. YC have never lost to the Cougars in their 23-year history. Kick-off is scheduled for 3:30 PM. Yavapai returns home on September 24th to entertain Glendale Community College at Ken Lindley Field.