Game Day Preview (Soccer)
Yavapai College vs. Glendale Community College
Thursday, October 23—7:00 p.m. kickoff
Pioneer Park, Peoria
Records: Yavapai 16-0-2 (first place in ACCAC), 18-0-2 (overall), defeated Pima CC 1-0 last Saturday to captured their 24th league title. Glendale (14-3-1, second place in ACCAC) beat Scottsdale CC 2-0 in their previous match.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 52-3-3 against the Gauchos, scoring 223 goals with 41 goals against in 58 meetings.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 0 Glendale 0 (2OT) (September 20, 2014 at Prescott).
The setting: The Roughriders have never played at this venue which opened to the general public in 2013 at a tune of 26.5 million dollars.
Players to watch: Yavapai—Jason Romero (52 points), Guillermo Diaz (37), Daniel Kelly (30); Glendale—Leading scorers Erik Venegas (25) and Fernando Arce (21).
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (553-46-26/26th season); Glendale—Jesus Cardiel (14-3-1/1st season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders have not trailed in 1846 minutes of play this season, recording 15 shutouts in the process.
Milestone Alert: The Roughriders are two wins away from their 20th, 20-win season (average 21.4 wins/season).
Weather Forecast: Sunny, high 94 degrees; Sunset at 5:46 p.m.