Softball Wins Tuneup
The Roughrider softball team won their final two regular season games Saturday with a 10-0 and 12-0 blanking of the Geckos from GateWay Community College. YC concludes the regular season with a 55-8 overall record and atop the ACCAC standings with a 43-5 mark.YC used 16 hits including 5 for extra bases to establish an early lead that they never relinquished. Brandi Heimburg, Estela Pinon and Katherine Macias each had 3 hits. Macias and Amelia Willadsen each homered for the home team.
The hitting barrage continued in the late game with Ashleigh Seipel, Brittany McCray and Pinon each getting two hits.
Willadsen got the victory from the mound.
YC begins NJCAA Region I Division I Playoff action on Friday at Bill Vallely Field. The opponent will be Central Arizona College with the winner advancing to the next day. The loser will play a second game immediately following. Friday’s game time will at 12:30 PM. Because it is a region event, the admission fee will be $12 for each day or $20 for a two day pass.