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Gameday Glance: Glendale Community College at Yavapai College

Junior College Men's Soccer

Yavapai's Miguel Rubio brings the ball upfield as the Roughriders take on Chandler/Gilbert in their home opener Saturday Sept. 1, 2018 in Prescott. (Les Stukenberg/Courier)

Photo by Les Stukenberg.

Yavapai's Miguel Rubio brings the ball upfield as the Roughriders take on Chandler/Gilbert in their home opener Saturday Sept. 1, 2018 in Prescott. (Les Stukenberg/Courier)

GAMEDAY GLANCE

Who: Glendale Community College at Yavapai College

When: Tuesday, Sept. 4, 6 p.m.

Where: Mountain Valley Park, Prescott Valley

Records: Yavapai College (2-1-0) defeated Chandler-Gilbert CC 2-1 Saturday night; Glendale (1-3-0) lost to Pima CC 5-1 in their previous match.

All-Time: The Roughriders are 59-3-3 all-time against the Gauchos.

Last Meeting: Yavapai 6 Glendale 2 (Sept. 26, 2017).

The Setting: The Roughriders are 315-16-5 all-time at home (includes 78-4-3 at Prescott Valley).

Players to Watch: Yavapai — freshmen midfielders Kevyn Lo (game winning goal in last match) & Miguel Rubio. Glendale — freshmen midfielder Christian Macias.

Coaches: Yavapai—Michael Pantalione (617-58-30/30th season); Glendale—Jesus Cardiel (41-38-6/4th season).

Fun Facts: In the 1990’s, the Roughriders faced Glendale five times for the region championship, winning all five matches with a +20 goal differential.

League Alert: Five conference matches today—PCC at GWCC, MCC at PC, CGCC at PVCC, SMCC at AWC. Scottsdale has a bye in the 11-team league.

Other News: In addition to the NJCAA Soccer Hall of Fame player, coach and contributor category, a new section has been established—team. The 2008 undefeated, untied YC team (26-0-0) could be the first of four all-time NJCAA teams inducted sometime this month. Yavapai College have an all-time high 20 players, one coach and one contributor already in the hall.

Weather Forecast: Partly cloudy, high 78. Sunset at 6:51 p.m.