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Roughrider Soccer Team Snatches OT Victory, 3-2 Against AZ Western College

08 September 2015  

After a tough loss on Saturday, the Roughriders come back fighting and return to their winning ways.

The Roughrider soccer team won a hard-fought 3-2 overtime victory Monday night in Yuma over #11 Arizona Western College. Yavapai is now 5-1-0 overall and 4-1-0 in ACCAC action. AWC falls to 3-2-0 on the year and in conference play. Yavapai is now 49-4-2 overall against the Matadors. 

Did you know? Out of the 48 losses in YC soccer history, only once did they have two consecutive losses. Yavapai owns 47 one-game losing streaks.

Scoring Summary

4th minute – AWC

30th minute – Miles McRae assisted by Kwesi Caesar

79th minute – Miles McRae assisted by Memo Diaz

82nd minute – AWC Penalty Kick

91st minute – Miles McRae assisted by Kevin Otokore (30 seconds into overtime)

Yavapai returns home for their next two matches beginning Thursday as they entertain the Pumas from Paradise Valley Community. The match will be played at Ken Lindley Field in Prescott beginning at 6:00 PM. On Saturday, Yavapai takes a break from conference play as they host College of the Desert, CA. The match will take place at Mountain Valley Park in Prescott Valley with kick-off at 6:00 PM.

Lynne LaMaster

Lynne LaMaster is the Founder and Editor of the eNewsAZ Network of websites. She asks a lot of questions! In her spare time, she loves photography, cooking and hanging out with her family.