Roughriders Earns Honors

5/02/06 – Yavapai College

The Yavapai Roughriders continue to shine this season in the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference. Coach Sky Smeltzer was named the 2006 ACCAC Coach of the Year for the third time in his ten years at Yavapai. The Roughriders lead the ACCAC with a 28-6 conference record and are ranked #3 in NJCAA Division I with an overall record of 43-9. Freshman outfielder, Evan LeBlanc, earned ACCAC All Conference First Team honors and was also named the ACCAC Player of the Year. LeBlanc has posted impressive numbers for the season; leading the conference with a .456 BA, 78 hits, 46 runs, 37 RBI’s, 14 doubles, 6 triples, 3 homeruns, only 15 strike outs, 13 walks, and 16-22 SB. Congratulations to Coach Smeltzer and future Harrisonburg Turk Evan LeBlanc.