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Soccer Wins Thriller

October 6th, 2011 » filed under: Soccer News, Top Story

YC earns 490th all-time victory

The Roughrider soccer mystique continues in Prescott Valley with a come from behind 3-2 double overtime victory over Phoenix College (7-6) Thursday evening. Yavapai lays claim to a perfect 38-0-0 all-time record in Prescott Valley. YC maintains first place in league play with a 12-0-3 mark and a 13-0-3 overall record.

Down 2-1 late in regulation, YC scored the tying goal with 3:33 remaining to force overtime. In the first extra period, both teams had chances to end the match but could not find the back of the net. In the second overtime, it looked as if the contest would end in another tie for the Roughriders but with 1:55 left in the second overtime Yavapai scored the game winner.

Scoring Summary

  • 24th minute – Julien Dragomir assisted by Adam Crossingham
  • 54th minute – Phoenix
  • 60th minute – Phoenix
  • 87th minute – Ryan Beggs assisted by Stuart Bryant
  • 109th minute – Julien Dragomir assisted by Christopher Luu

The next match for the Roughriders will be on Tuesday, October 11th in Prescott Valley. YC will play host to Chandler/Gilbert Community College (7-6-1). Their first meeting of the season ended in a 1-1 tie after the game was called in the first overtime due to lightning. Kick-off will be at 6:00 PM.