Roughrider Soccer Team Suffers 1st Loss of Season in Overtime

06 September 2015   Brad Clifford
The Roughriders suffered a rare home defeat Saturday evening. 

Yavapai College suffered the 1st loss of the season in  a 4-3 overtime defeat to Phoenix College. YC falls to 4-1-0 overall and 3-1-0 in conference action. Phoenix improves to a league leading 4-0-1.  The loss is only the 12th home loss in the history of the Roughrider soccer program.

Scoring Summary

28th minute – Reece Weldon (penalty kick)
36th minute – Phoenix (penalty kick)
68th minute – Phoenix
68th minute – Reece Weldon (penalty kick)
78th minute – Phoenix (penalty kick)
85th minute – Reece Weldon (penalty kick)
93rd minute – Phoenix

The Roughriders outshot the Bears 33-19 and 7-2 on corner kicks.

YC has a quick turn-around as they travel to Arizona Western College on Monday to play the Matadors at 7:00 PM in a Labor Day matchup.