Brummitt Named Spartan Athlete of the Week for November 7
Nov 07, 2011
YORK, Pa. - Following his tremendous performance in the Capital
Athletic Conference Tournament, York College men's soccer sophomore
Taylor Brummitt has been selected as
the Spartan Athlete of the Week.
During York's run to their third-straight conference tournament
title, Brummitt notched a goal in each of the three contests
including the game-winner in the championship match.
On Sunday, October 30, against Stevenson, Brummitt tallied his
third of the season in the 14th minute of play. The Spartans had
just fell behind 1-0, 36 seconds before Brummitt's tally. The
sophomore then provided the assist on Cody Pearson's game-winner in the 57th
minute to give York a 3-2 triumph.
Traveling to Mary Washington for the semifinal round on
Wednesday, Brummitt found the back of the net yet again. With the
Spartans leading 2-0, Mike Gill volleyed a ball into
the Eagle penalty area. Brummitt proved in the right position as he
redirected it off his head and into the goal for York's third
In the championship match, Brummitt finished off a Chris Weaver assist just 2:36 into the
contest. Weaver pulled a service back from the end line as Brummitt
one-timed an attempt across the face of the Sea Gull goal and
inside the far left post.
For the season, Brummitt has notched five goals and two
Brummitt and the Spartans now turn their attention to the NCAA
Tournament. The Green and White are slated to travel to the
Christopher Newport pod in Newport News, Va. as they are slated to
play DeSales in the first round. Please check back to www.ycpspartans.com for updated
information throughout the week.