Roughriders Trample Matadors
The Roughrider baseball team began a non-conference three-game series with Arizona Western College Friday afternoon in Phoenix and YC came away with a 12-3 victory. YC is now 3-2 on the young season.
The Yavapai offense was very productive despite being outhit by the Matadors. The Roughriders had 10 hits and 9 runs batted in compared to 13 hits and 1 RBI for the opponent.
Over Torres was 2 for 4 with 3 runs scored and 4 RBI’s with a home run. Tommy Sacco was 2 for 5, Gianni Tomsi was 2 for 4 and Jesus Pulido was 2 for 3. Alex Isola was 1 for 5 with a home run and 4 RBI’s.
Tommy Costello threw five innings striking out 4 for the victory. Kevin Stevens threw the final 4 innings.
YC continues the series with a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at 12:00 PM.