Yavapai College Announce Rescheduled Soccer Match Dates
The Yavapai College-Phoenix College soccer match, suspended in the 59th minute on Tuesday night in Prescott Valley, will now be replayed in its entirety on Thursday, September 14 at 6:00 p.m. at Mountain Valley Park in Prescott Valley. The Roughriders (4-0-1) was leading Phoenix College (4-0-0) 1-0 when officials suspended play in the 59th minutes due to lightning in the immediate area. Per NJCAA rules, the match must resume within three hours of the starting time. Instead, lightning and rain persisted. Since the match did not go the minimum 70 minutes, the contest must be replayed in its entirety starting with a 0-0 score line.
Also, the game between Mesa Community College and Yavapai College, originally scheduled for Friday, September 15 in Mesa, has been changed to Saturday, September 16 at 10:30 a.m. at John D. Riggs Stadium on the Mesa Community College campus, site of Yavapai’s 500th all-time win. Currently, the Roughriders are four games away from 600 all-time victories (596-54-28/29 year overall record).