The York College field hockey squad has been honored again for their academic prowess as the Spartans earned 2009 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Collegiate Academic Team Award accolades as recently announced by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association.
On the heels of their highest win total since 2001, the 14-8 York College field hockey squad received fantastic news Thursday as a program-best five Spartans were chosen to the 2009 All-Capital Athletic Conference squad.
The York College field hockey team saw their 2009 season come to a close Wednesday afternoon, falling 2-1 to host Mary Washington in the semifinal round of the Capital Athletic Conference Tournament. The Spartans finish the year with a 14-8 mark, one win shy of the programs all-time high in victories.
In the first round of the 2009 Capital Athletic Conference tournament, the York College field hockey team picked up a 2-1 victory over visiting Stevenson University on a sunsplashed Kinsley Field Sunday afternoon. The postseason triumph pushed the Spartans record to 14-7 while the Mustangs close out the campaign with a 6-12 mark.
York College field hockey senior goalkeeper Claire Rekitzke has been selected to the 2009 National Field Hockey Coaches Association Division III Senior All-Star game on Sunday, November 22, in Hadley, Mass.
The York College field hockey squad fell 4-1 to host Franklin & Marshall under the lights Wednesday evening in the Spartans regular season finale. The loss snaps the Spartans' five-game winning streak, which dates back to their 1-0 win over Elizabethtown on October 13.
On the Spartans PINK OUT day, their culminating match after a month of raising funds for the Play 4 the Cure campaign, the Green and White secured a solid 4-1 victory over visiting Gwynedd-Mercy Wednesday afternoon.
The York College field hockey squad remained red hot with a 4-2 Capital Athletic Conference win at St. Marys College in St. Marys City, MD on a dreary Saturday afternoon. The Spartans improve to 12-6 overall and 4-2 in the CAC while the Seahawks fall to 8-6 overall and 2-4 in the league.
The York College field hockey team posted their 11th win of the year as they defeated Neumann College 3-1 in a non-conference tilt on a brilliantly sunny Monday afternoon in York. The Spartans were led by Allison Roush as the junior tallied two goals for the game.
The York College field hockey squad picked up a huge Capital Athletic Conference victory Thursday evening, besting Wesley College 1-0 under the lights in Dover, Del. The Spartans improve their 2009 mark to 10-6 including a 3-2 record in league play as they pull even with the Wolverines for third-place in the conference.
The York College field hockey team (9-6) defeated visiting Elizabethtown College 3-2 in non-conference action at Kinsley Field Tuesday afternoon. The Spartans displayed an aggressive offense and a determined defense en route to the victory.
The York College field hockey squad dropped a stunning 3-2 decision at Wilson College on Thursday afternoon in Chambersburg, Pa. The Spartans, who had won six of their last seven games coming into the match, fall to 8-6 for the campaign while the Phoenix rise to 2-9.
The York College field hockey team tallied three first half goals to edge Dickinson College 3-2 in non-conference action in Carlisle, PA on Tuesday afternoon. The Spartans, who have won six of their last seven, improve to 8-5 overall including a stellar 7-1 on the road in 2009.
Senior field hockey goalkeeper Claire Rekitzke has been chosen as the latest Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week for the week spanning September 28 - October 4. Rekitzke led the Spartans to a 2-1 week, including a near-miss against #2 Salisbury.
The York College field hockey program threw an early scare into the second ranked Salisbury University Sea Gulls but ultimately, the Sea Gulls overcame the scrappy Spartans, 2-1, in a Capital Athletic Conference contest on Saturday in York. The Spartans had their season-high five match win streak snapped with the loss.
The York College field hockey team rolled to their fifth straight win with a 5-2 non-conference victory at Albright College on Thursday afternoon in Reading, PA. The Spartans improve to 7-4 overall as York has outscored it's last five opponents by a combined 17-5.
The York College field hockey team posted their fourth straight win as they defeated McDaniel College 3-1 in a non-conference match on Monday in Westminster, MD. The Spartans have outscored their past four opponents by a combined total of 12-3 as York is now 6-4 overall.
The York College field hockey team picked up their third straight victory with 3-1 win at Frostburg State University in a non-conference contest on Saturday afternoon. Senior Megan Spangler paced York with a pair of goals as the Spartans improve to 5-4 overall.
The York College field hockey squad rode the strong performance of junior forward Katie Dawkins en route to a 3-1 Capital Athletic Conference win over Stevenson University on Thursday in York. The Spartans level their record at 4-4 while they improve to 2-1 in the conference.
The York College field hockey team posted a road shutout as the Spartans blanked former Capital Athletic Conference foe Goucher College 3-0 in Towson, MD on Tuesday evening. The Spartans improve to 3-4 overall while the Gophers fall to 4-4 for the campaign.
On a brisk mid-September evening, the York College field hockey squad took a tough 4-1 defeat against visiting Juniata Thursday. The loss drops the Spartans 2009 mark to 2-4 while the Eagles improve to 4-2 on the season.
The York College field hockey team put in another quality performance Saturday afternoon, yet fell 2-1 to visiting CAC foe Mary Washington. The Spartans fall to 1-3 (1-1 CAC) on the year while the Eagles improve to 3-1 (1-0 CAC).
The York College field hockey squad went on the road and put up a great fight before falling to Gettysburg College 3-1 in non-conference action on Thursday afternoon in Gettysburg, PA. The Spartans fall to 1-2 overall while the #18 Bullets improve to 3-0.