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Soccer Blanks The Gauchos

September 29th, 2012 » filed under: Soccer News, Top Story

Continue unbeaten streak in Prescott Valley (45-0-0)

The Roughrider soccer team beat the visiting Gauchos from Glendale Community College Saturday night in Prescott Valley, 2-0 to sweep the season series and improve their conference record to 12-1-0 (13-1-0, overall). Glendale falls to 7-4-1 in the ACCAC. Yavapai improves their hold on first place with the victory and coupled with an Arizona Western College loss to Pima Community College on Saturday afternoon, 4-3, the Roughriders increased their lead to six points. Daniel Sellitti played all 90 minutes in goal to record the shutout, the team’s 11th of the season.

Scoring Summary

  • 2nd minute – Jonathan Grant assisted by Albert Larson
  • 14th minute – Julien Dragomir assisted by Alex Harlley

Tonight’s match is the 55th meeting between these two teams including the 5 NJCAA Region I Championship Games in the late ’80′s in which YC won all 5 contests.

Yavapai plays host to Mesa Community College on Tuesday, October 2nd at Ken Lindley Field in Prescott. The match will kick-off at 6:00 PM.