Roughrider Named to Scholar All-America Soccer Team
Jacob Malach of the Yavapai College soccer team was named to the 2016 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Junior College Men’s Scholar All-America team. The sophomore defender from Boise, Idaho will be honored at the NSCAA All-American Luncheon on Saturday, January 14, 2017 in Los Angeles. Malach started all 22 matches while leading Yavapai College to their 26th conference title and an appearance in the NJCAA West District Tournament. Earlier this month, he was named first team NJCAA All-American and to the NSCAA All-West first team. He will officially graduate from Yavapai College this month, one semester early, and will be moving on to a four-year university (to be announced soon) next semester. He is majoring in mechanical engineering.