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May 22nd, 2014 » filed under: Soccer News

Yavapai College Soccer Alumni homecoming will take place on Saturday, October 11 with a variety of events scheduled.

  • YC Athletic Hall of Fame Luncheon:  Former YC and Major League Baseball player Billy Hatcher, long-time YC Athletics Contributor Paul Roberts and the 1990 National Championship Soccer Team will be inducted into the Yavapai College Athletic Hall of Fame.  The luncheon and induction ceremonies will take place at noon at Walraven Gymnasium on the Prescott campus.  Tickets will be available soon by contacting the athletic office at 928-776-2304. Inductees are free, spouse and children half price.
  •  Alumni Soccer Game:  Kickoff for this event will take place at 3:45 p.m. at the “all grass, no softball infield surface” of Ken Lindley Field.  Former players that played in the 20th century will face the alumni from the 21st century in a 45-minute match.  Shirts and other souvenirs will be provided to both teams upon arrival.  Players are asked to wear black shorts and white socks for the match.
  • Yavapai College Soccer Match:  The 2014 Roughriders will host Paradise Valley Community College for a 6:00 p.m. match at Ken Lindley Field, site of the 2014 NJCAA National Championship Game.   Please provide us with an indication if you are planning to attend so that we can make the proper arrangements.
  •  Social Hour:  A social hour for alumni and friends of the program will take place at 9:00 p.m. at a location to be announced.

Yavapai College, the City of Prescott and the Town of Prescott Valley will host the 2014 NJCAA National Tournament, Nov. 18-23, 2014.  The tournament banquet will take place at Tim’s Toyota Center in Prescott Valley on Monday, Nov. 17 at 6:00 p.m.  Tickets will be available by contacting the athletic department.

Since we do not have current contact information, we ask you to please pass on this news to former teammates and players from other Yavapai teams that you stay in touch with.  Contact the soccer coaches at Yavapai College ( or for further details.   Hotel information is available on the soccer web site under Info & Fees.  We hope to see you on October 11th.

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