Roughriders Trample the Artichokes at Home
The Roughriders welcomed Scottsdale CC to Prescott on Wednesday night but sent them back to the valley without a win. Behind a team hitting percentage of .318 Yavapai won in straight sets by scores of 25-9, 25-17, 25-15.
Freshman setter Jordan Tilley (last week’s ACCAC Player of the Week) was outstanding running the offense and earning 34 assists. Tilley also contributed 7 digs and 5 service aces. Defensively Yavapai was led by sophomore libero Brooke Donnelly with 10 digs.
The Roughriders passed extremely well (0 reception errors) which allowed the offense to be executed with very few errors. Outside hitters Iva Alebic (16 kills) and Kelsey Park (10 kills) led the way both hitting over .300 with double digit kills. Sophomre middle blocker Paige Hamilton hit an extremely high .545 with 7 kills on 11 attempts.
The Roughriders will travel to the valley on Friday to take on the only other undefeated team in the ACCAC, Glendale CC. Match time is set for 7:00 pm.