Game Day Preview (Soccer vs. Scottsdale)
Men’s College Soccer
Yavapai College vs. Scottsdale Community College
Thursday, September 21 at 6:00 p.m.
Mountain Valley Park, Prescott Valley
Records: Yavapai (8-1-2, overall; 6-1-2, league) lost to Arizona Western 2-1 in Yuma Tuesday night; Scottsdale (4-5-0) lost to Glendale 4-2 in their previous match.
All-Time: The Roughriders are 55-2-1 all-time against the Artichokes, scoring 275 goals with 29 goals against.
Last Meeting: Yavapai 8 Scottsdale 1 (Oct. 20, 2016 at Prescott Valley)
The setting: The Roughriders are 303-15-4 all-time at home including 74-3-2 in Prescott Valley.
Players to watch: Yavapai—William Baynham (24 points), Jose Perez Flores (21) and Alexander Guadron (20); Scottsdale—Leading scorer Slobodan Kajtaz (7 pts.) and goalkeeper Josue Delgadillo (1.63 GAA).
Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (600-55-29/29th season); Scottsdale—Ramiz Sabljic (4-5-0/1st season).
Fun Facts: The Roughriders have won 305 matches in white uniforms, 348 with 6:00 start times, 62 on Thursdays, 594 on a grass surface and 530 west of the continental divide as is the case tonight.
League Alert: Four other conference matches today—PV at MCC, GW at CG, AWC at PCC, GCC at PC. SMCC has the bye in the 11-team league.
Weather Forecast: Sunny and windy, high 77. Sunset at 6:27 p.m.