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2018 Roughrider Soccer Schedule Released
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26 June 2018   Brad Clifford

ROUGHRIDER SOCCER RELEASES 2018 SCHEDULE

The 30th season of Yavapai College soccer will kick off with their conference and road opener on Thursday, August 23 at Phoenix College. Not including the August 18th match versus the Alumni, the Roughriders official home opener will take place at Ken Lindley Field on Saturday, August 25 against Irvine Valley College. As part of the college’s 50th anniversary activities, a special kickoff time of 2:00 p.m. will take place. Kick-off for all other home matches start at 6:00 p.m. The 22-game regular season will feature 12 home matches, with six each, in Prescott and Prescott Valley. The Prescott Valley home opener will be held Tuesday, Sept. 4 against Glendale Community College. For the first time, the Roughriders will play NJCAA West District opponent the College of Southern Nevada on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at Prescott Valley. The Roughriders are 314-16-5 all-time at home.

After hosting the event in 2017, Yavapai College looks to qualify for their 22nd NJCAA National Tournament taking place this year at Daytona State College in Florida. The initial NJCAA soccer tournament was played in 1961, eight years before the first academic course was offered on the Prescott campus. Since 1990, the Roughriders have been ranked in the national poll every week. They have made 13 appearances in the national championship game, including seven national championships. Yavapai College have captured three national titles in New Jersey, three in Texas and the one in Phoenix completed their perfect 26-0-0, 2008 season. The Roughriders are 615-57-30 all-time, capturing 77 conference, region, district and national titles. Entering his 30th season at Yavapai College, Michael Pantalione has coached all 702 matches in the program’s storied history.

2018 Yavapai College Soccer Schedule

Day  •   Date •   Time •   Opponent •  Location

SAT •  AUG 18  •  6:00 •  ALUMNI (exhibition) PRESCOTT

THU •  Aug 23 •  4:30 •  Phoenix •  Phoenix

SAT •  AUG 25 •  2:00 •  IRVINE VALLEY (CA) •  PRESCOTT
(ACCAC HALL OF FAME INDUCTION, STACY IVESON, AT HALFTIME)

TUE •  Aug 28 •  1:00 •  South Mountain •  Phoenix

SAT •  SEPT 1 •  6:00 •  CHANDLER-GILBERT •  PRESCOTT

TUE •  SEPT 4 •  6:00 •  GLENDALE •  PRESCOTT VALLEY

THU •  Sept 6 •  4:30 •  Mesa •  Mesa
(POST-GAME TAILGATE PARTY WITH TEAM AND YC ALUMNI)

SAT •  SEPT 8 •  6:00 •  SCOTTSDALE •  PRESCOTT VALLEY

TUE •  SEPT 11 •  6:00 •  GATEWAY •  PRESCOTT VALLEY

SAT •  Sept 15 •  12:00 •  Paradise Valley •  Phoenix

TUE •  Sept 18 •  4:30 •  Arizona Western Yuma

THU •  SEPT 20 •  6:00 •  PIMA •  PRESCOTT

SAT •  SEPT 22 •  6:00 •  PHOENIX •  PRESCOTT

TUE •  SEPT 25 •  6:00 •  SOUTHERN NEVADA •  PRESCOTT VALLEY

SAT •  SEPT 29 •  6:00 •  SOUTH MOUNTAIN •  PRESCOTT VALLEY

TUE •  Oct 2 •  4:30 •  Chandler-Gilbert •  Chandler

THU •  Oct 4 •  1:00 •  Glendale •  Glendale

SAT •  OCT 6 •  6:00 •  MESA •  PRESCOTT VALLEY

TUE •  Oct 9 •  1:00 •  Scottsdale •  Scottsdale

THU •  Oct 11 •  1:00 •  Gateway •  Phoenix

SAT •  OCT 13 •  6:00 •  PARADISE VALLEY •  PRESCOTT

TUE •  OCT 16 •  6:00 •  ARIZONA WESTERN •  PRESCOTT

THU •  Oct 18 •  4:30 •  Pima •  Tucson (POST-GAME TAILGATE PARTY WITH TEAM AND YC ALUMNI)

TUE •  OCT 23 •  6:00 •  NJCAA Region One Playoff •  ARIZONA SITE

THU •  OCT 25 •  6:00 •  NJCAA Region One Playoff •  ARIZONA SITE

SAT •  OCT 27 •  6:00 •  NJCAA Region One Playoff •  ARIZONA SITE

FRI •  NOV 2 •  TBA •  NJCAA West District Playoff •  ARIZONA SITE

SAT •  NOV 3 •  TBA •  NJCAA West District Playoff •  ARIZONA SITE

Mon •  NOV 12 •  TBA •  NJCAA National Group Play •  Daytona, FL

TUE •  NOV 13 •  TBA •  NJCAA National Group Play •  Daytona, FL

Wed •  NOV 14 •  TBA •  NJCAA National Group Play •  Daytona, FL

Fri •  NOV 16 •  TBA •  NJCAA National Semifinal •  Daytona, FL

SAT •  NOV 17 •  3:00 •  NJCAA National Championship •  Daytona, FL

HOME GAMES at Ken Lindley Field (Gurley Street & Arizona Avenue in Prescott) or Mountain Valley Park (Robert Road & Nace Lane in Prescott Valley)

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