Volleyball season is underway at YC and it’s time for the Roughriders to host their annual Dalton Overstreet Invitational Tournament.
Five teams will compete in the tournament: the Roughriders, No. 2-ranked New Mexico Military Institute, No. 3-ranked Snow, Lee and Arizona Western. All games will take place in Walraven Gymnasium in Prescott, Arizona.
For Yavapai, they are slated to play No. 2-ranked New Mexico Military Institute at 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 1, and No. 3-ranked Snow at 3 p.m. on Friday, September 2. On Saturday, September 3, YC matches up with Lee at 11 a.m.
Sept 1 – 7 p.m. – YC vs. NMMI
Sept 2 – 9 a.m. – AWC vs. Snow
Sept 2 – 1 p.m. – AWC vs. Lee
Sept 2 – 3 p.m. – YC vs. Snow
Sept 2 – 5 p.m. – NMMI vs. Lee
Sept 3 – 9 a.m. – NMMI vs. Snow
Sept 3 – 11 a.m. – YC vs. Lee
Sept 3 – 1 p.m. – AWC vs. NMMI
Individual ticket prices for each day of the tournament are as follows: $7 for adults, $5 for non-YC students, veterans and senior citizens and FREE for YC students, staff and faculty and children ages six-and-under.
In addition, season passes for all YC home volleyball games can be purchased for $55. Reach out to our Director of Athletics, Brad Clifford, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 928-776-2230 for purchasing details. Season passes can also be purchased at the gate of YC home matches.
Individual game streams can be purchased for $8. In addition, monthly stream passes can be purchased for $15 while annual stream passes can be purchased for $75. Monthly and annual passes cover all YC sports, including volleyball.
Through three games, YC holds a 1-2 record with a sweep over the College of Southern Nevada Coyotes while being swept by Ottawa and Garden City.
One Last Thing
This weekend’s tournament is named after legendary YC Coach Dalton Overstreet. Overstreet was the head coach of the Roughriders from 1993-99 and in his seven seasons with Yavapai, he earned a 213-137 overall record. He is still the all-time winningest coach in YC volleyball history.
– D.J. Irwin