Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. Phoenix)
Yavapai College vs. Phoenix College
Tuesday, October 5 at 7:00 p.m.
Hoy Stadium, Phoenix
Records: Yavapai (14-1-1) defeated South Mountain CC 7-2 Saturday afternoon; Phoenix (10-2-2) beat Paradise Valley CC 7-1 in their previous match.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 47-6-4 against the Bears, scoring 212 goals with 39 goals against in 57 meetings.
Last Meeting: Phoenix 4 Yavapai 3 (overtime)(Sept. 5, 2015 at Prescott Valley).
The setting: The Roughriders defeated the Bears 4-0 at this venue last season.
Players to watch: Yavapai—Leading scorers Reece Weldon (52 points), Miles McRae (34) and Goalkeeper Greg Patenaude (0.72 GAA); Phoenix—Leading scorers Juan Hernandez (27 points), Carlo Valadez (26) and Goalkeeper Ricardo Alvarez (1.26 GAA).
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (569-48-27/27th season); Phoenix-David Cameron (115-61-24/10th season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders are 4-0 all-time against the Bears in the championship game of the Region One Playoffs (1994, 1996, 1997, 2013).
League Alert: Yavapai will play their final regular season match at Ken Lindley Field versus Arizona Western College on Thursday.
Weather Forecast: Thunderstorms, high 83; Sunset 6:08 p.m.