The second women’s soccer season in Yavapai College history officially begins this week as the Roughriders begin their regular-season schedule.
The Roughriders first opponent is the College of Southern Nevada Coyotes. The teams will match up on Tuesday, August 23, in North Las Vegas, Nevada, at the Cheyenne Sports Complex at 3 p.m. The live stream link (for purchase) and live stats link can be found on GoRoughriders.com/Live.
The Coyotes On the young season, the College of Southern Nevada is 0-2 with a pair of 6-0 losses at the hands of Casper College and Cochise College.
The RoughridersYavapai has played in several scrimmages/exhibition matches so far this fall, however, Tuesday’s contest will be its first game action for the season. Last year, the Roughriders defeated CSN 5-1 at Mountain Valley Park Amphitheater in their first game in program history.
One Last ThingEvery goal scorer from last year’s CSN match returned to the Roughriders this year for a second season: Samantha Slaughter (first goal in program history), Dani Mares (two goals), Isabella Merino and Emma Alvarez.
– D.J. Irwin