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YC Wins In OT

September 12th, 2013 » filed under: Soccer News, Top Story

The #4 ranked Roughrider soccer team came back from three 1-goal deficits to beat Scottsdale Community College, 4-3 in overtime Thursday night in Scottsdale. YC is now 6-0-0 overall and 5-0-0 in ACCAC play and Scottsdale falls to 2-4-0 on the year and in the conference standings.

Down 3-2, YC got the equalizer with 5:13 remaining in regulation and got the game winner 2:17 into the first sudden death period. The overtime victory is the third this season and 51st all-time for the Roughriders. The Roughriders had a similar victory in the year 2000 coming from behind three times to win 4-3 over San Jacinto College in Meridian, Mississippi.

Scoring Summary

  • 13th minute– Scottsdale
  • 25th minute – Ricardo Zacarias assisted by Yabin Cruz
  • 28th minute – Scottsdale
  • 65th minute – Yabin Cruz assisted by Josiah Pacheco
  • 70th minute – Scottsdale
  • 85th minute – Kayd Marquez assisted by Milan Popovic
  • 93rd minute – Ricardo Zacarias assisted by Yabin Cruz

Yavapai returns to the pitch on Saturday, September 14th hosting Mesa Community College (3-2-0). The match will be played at Mountain Valley Park in Prescott Valley and will kick-off at 6:00 PM.