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Riders Squash Geckos

October 4th, 2013 » filed under: Soccer News, Top Story

The Roughrider soccer team scored 8 goals in the second half to defeat GateWay Community College, 9-0 Friday night at Ken Lindley Field. YC improves their overall record to 13-0-1 and 12-0-1 conference play. The Geckos remain winless on the year at 0-14-0.

Scoring Summary

  • 5th minute – Milan Popovic assisted by Yabin Cruz
  • 47th minute – James Ampleford assisted by Kayd Marquez
  • 48th minute – Yabin Cruz assisted by James Ampleford
  • 50th minute – Milan Popovic assisted by Kayd Marquez
  • 64th minute – Milan Popovic assisted by Yabin Cruz
  • 65th minute – Jake Winship assisted by Simon Park
  • 70th minute – Jake Winship assisted by Josiah Pacheco
  • 72nd minute – Josiah Pacheco assisted by Avery Hardie-Jordan
  • 88th minute – Avery Hardie-Jordan assisted by Zachary Haulkham

McKay Owsley played all 90 minutes in goal to record the shutout, the fifth Yavapai shutout on the year.

The match was a rare Friday night event. Yavapai is now 42-2-1 on Friday matches including 13 victories in the NJCAA National Semi-finals that are traditionally played on Fridays.

YC returns to the pitch on Tuesday afternoon at Paradise Valley Community College. Kick-off is set for 3:30 PM. On Saturday, October 12th, #4 Yavapai will clash heads with #5 Phoenix College in a rematch of last month’s 2-1 YC victory in Prescott. Game time will be 7:00 PM.