Roughriders. Yavapai College Athletics: Encouraging academic & athletic excellence since 1969

Golf

Golf – coming soon
1972 -
Inaugural team members:
Head Coach “Mac” McCarley
Brit Spence
Mike Fortner
Keith Holden
Scott Sudsbury
Rex Mitchell

1973
Head Coach John Haynes
Albert Murdock
Larry Parker
Carl Iacono
Rex Mitchell
Ron Clark
Ron Wilkins
Glendale 9-34
Grand Canyon 29-13
Phoenix 7-47
AZ Western 6-30
Mesa 4-50
Scottsdale 7-47
Mesa 23-31
AZ Western 13-23
Phoenix 14-22
Grand Canyon 19-13
Scottsdale 28-32
ACCAC Championships – 5th place

1974
Conference: 8-6
Phoenix 42-12
Scottsdale 30-23
Glendale 42-12
Pima 20-34
New Mexico Intercollegiate Tournament – 12th
Mesa-McDonald’s Tournament – 5th
Grand Canyon 14-40
Central AZ 12-42
Phoenix 28-26
Glendale 30-24
Roughrider-Verde Invitational – 8th
Mesa 23-31
NAU 21-33
Pima 2-52
Scottsdale 16-38
Central AZ 8-46
AJCAA Regionals – 3rd

Head Coach John Haynes
Al Murdock
Darwin James
Tom Beach
Larry Parker
Carl Iacono
Mel Diethelm
Ned Stotler
Dave Klein

1975
Overall Record: 9-5-1
Phoenix College 12-42
Scottsdale 48-6
Pima 52-2
Mesa 28-26
AZ Western 38-16
Central AZ 47-7
Phoenix 27-27
Scottsdale 41-13
Mesa 21-33
Glendale 18-36
Glendale 9-45
Pima 48-6
Grand Canyon 30-24
Grand Canyon 24-30
Central AZ 36-0

1976
2/18 Mesa 290-218
2/19-20 AZ Collegiate Tourney 5th
2/26-27 AZ Western Intercollegiate 5th
3/11-12 6th of 18 teams
3/26 Pima Conference Tourney 5th
4/1 NAU 306-318
4/2 Glendale Conference 3rd
4/6 Phoenix 302-295
4/8 Grand Canyon 300-325
4/9 Glendale 298-294
4/12-13 Moorpark Tournament 3rd
4/15 Defeated Mesa
4/23 Central Conference Tourney 1st
4/29-30 Regional Tourney 5th

Team Members
David Killian
Ron Venckus
Dave Niehaus
Dennis Palmer

1978
Roughrider golfer Ken Martin advanced to the NJCAA National Tournament in Chapel Hill, Tennessee and finished 40th in a field of 218. The team did not participate in the team section of the tournament.
The following golfers played on the 1979-80 team:

1979-80

Rick Price
Paul Davis
Jeff Jones
Jesse Swander
Tom Collceri
Dave Rice
John Lalla
Pat O’Hara

Coach John Haynes
Team finished 2nd behind Scottsdale CC.

Rick Price qualified for Nationals.

1980-81 Team

Robert Esquibel 2nd Team All-ACCAC

Robert Esquibel
Brian Hood
Todd Wenthe
Duke Parson
Mike Lee
John Lalla
Greg Fields
Jef VanAntwerp
Bill Patchky
Dave Rice

Head Coach John Haynes