YORK, PA - York College is proud to announce that junior midfielder Taylor Folk (Beavertown, Pa./Midd-West) has been named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for the week ending on October 13.
Folk earned the award after leading the Spartans to a dramatic road victory at Mary Washington on Saturday. After the Spartans trailed 2-0 just 17 minutes into the game, Folk got York on the board right before the half as she cut the Spartan defecit in half prior to the intermission.
After the Spartans tied the game in the second half and forced overtime, Folk won the game for the Green and White with a goal just 44 seconds into the first overtime to lift York to the 3-2 win.
Folk is a nursing major and is the daughter of Wayne and Allyson Folk.