2011 York College (Pa.) Field Hockey News

March 20, 2012
Spartans Receive NFHCA Academic Recognition
The National Field Hockey Coaches Association recognized the York College field hockey squad for their fantastic academic performance during the first semester of the 2011-12 academic year. The Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division III academic awards recognize collegiate field hockey student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.30 or higher through the first semester of the 2011-12 academic year as well as teams who register a cumulative 3.0 grade point average or higher during that same time.

November 10, 2011
Three Spartans Capture All-CAC Honors
The York College field hockey team received great news today as they garnered three All-Capital Athletic Conference honors. The performances of senior midfielder Brittany Simmons and senior defender Colleen O’Rourke allowed them to capture first team accolades, while junior forward Sandee Reich registered a second team nod.

November 2, 2011
York Falls to Top Ranked Salisbury In CAC Semifinals
The York College field hockey team saw their 2011 season come to a close on Wednesday night as they suffered a 6-0 loss on the road to Salisbury University in the semifinal round of the Capital Athletic Conference. The Spartans finish their campaign with an 11-9 record while the No. 1 ranked Sea Gulls improve to 16-1 and earn a date with Wesley for the CAC championship.

October 31, 2011
Curtis Named the CAC FH Defender of the Week
York College sophomore goalkeeper Alana Curtis was named the Capital Athletic Conference Field Hockey Defender of the Week for the week ending October 30. Curtis led the Spartans to a pair of shutouts wins as the Spartans advanced to the CAC Semifinals.

October 30, 2011
Spartans March On To CAC Semifinals After 3-0 Victory
The York College field hockey team moves past St. Mary’s College in the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament with a 3-0 win over the visiting Seahawks. Madi Wilt led the Spartan offense with two goals in the contest as Sandee Reich assisted her both times. York improves their record to 11-8 overall and 5-3 in the CAC and moves on to conference semifinals. St. Mary’s finishes out the 2011 season with an overall mark of 6-11 and 4-4 in the Capital Athletic Conference.

October 25, 2011
Spartans Finish Out Regular Season With 5-0 Triumph
The York College field hockey team closed out their regular season with a decisive 5-0 road victory over conference opponent Hood College. The Spartans improve to 10-8 overall and 4-3 in the Capital Athletic Conference, which makes them the fourth seed heading into the conference tournament. Hood falls to 3-12 overall and 0-7 in the CAC as they fail to qualify for postseason play.

October 22, 2011
Spartans Fight Hard On Senior Day, Fall Just Short
The York College field hockey team suffers a heartbreaking 3-2 loss to the hands of Gwynedd-Mercy College on Saturday. With the loss, the Spartans fall to 9-8 on the year, while the Griffins improve to 13-3 and extend their win streak to 10 games.

October 19, 2011
York Tallies Two Early, Holds On for Win
The York College field hockey team solidified a spot in the Capital Athletic Conference tournament with a win at home over conference foe Frostburg State University. The Spartans improved their record to 9-7 overall and an even 3-3 in the CAC, while the Bobcats fall to 5-13 overall and 1-5 in conference play.

October 17, 2011
O'Rourke Named CAC Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week
York College senior Colleen O'Rourke has been chosen as the Capital Athletic Conference Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week.

October 15, 2011
Late Game Heroics Gives Spartans the Victory
The York College field hockey team picks up an important victory on Saturday over conference foe St. Mary’s courtesy of a two-goal performance by freshman Liz Maue. With the win the Spartans improve to 8-7 overall and 2-3 in the CAC, while the Seahawks fall to 5-8 and 3-2 in the CAC.

October 9, 2011
#4 Lynchburg Downs York in Non-Conference Contest
The York College dropped a 4-0 non-conference decision to Lynchburg College on Sunday afternoon on the campus of Eastern Menonnite University in Harrisonburg, VA. The Hornets, who are ranked fourth in the nation, improve to 11-1 overall as they have won 11 straight games. The Spartans fall to 7-7 for the campaign.

October 7, 2011
Reich, O'Rourke Each Tally a Pair as Spartans March On
The York College field hockey team picks up their first win in the Capital Athletic Conference with a 4-2 triumph at Stevenson University on Friday night. The Spartans improve to 7-6 overall and 1-3 in the CAC while the Mustangs fall to 3-9 overall and 1-3 in the conference.

October 4, 2011
Spartans Back to Winning Ways
The York College field hockey team snapped a four-game skid with a 2-0 victory at home on Tuesday against DeSales University. With the win the Spartans improve to 6-6, while the visiting Bulldogs fall to 4-5.

October 1, 2011
Wesley Holds Off Late Rally By York
The York College field hockey team dropped another close game on Saturday 2-1 to visiting Wesley College. With the win, the Wolverines improve to 7-4 and 3-0 in the CAC while the Spartans fall to 5-6 and 0-3 in the conference.

September 27, 2011
Etown Tops Spartans in Tuesday Tilt
The York College field hockey team struggled to find an offensive rhythm as the Spartans lose at home to Elizabethtown 2-1. With the win the Blue Jays improve their record to 5-2 while York falls to 5-5.

September 24, 2011
Eagles Soar Over Spartans
The York College field hockey team lost their second home game of the season 6-3 to the University of Mary Washington. The Eagles improve their overall record to 7-2 and 1-1 in the Capital Athletic Conference, while the now 5-3 Spartans fall to 0-2 in the CAC.

September 22, 2011
Wilt Scores Twice; Spartans Come Up Short
The York College field hockey team fell short Thursday night as they lost 4-2 at McDaniel College. With the win, the Green Terror improve to 5-1 while the visiting Spartans fall to 5-3 on the season.

September 20, 2011
York Gets Back On Track Against Susquehanna
The York College field hockey team got back to their winning ways Tuesday evening after the Spartans picked up a decisive 5-1 victory on the road against Susquehanna University. With the win York improves to 5-2 while the host Crusaders fall to 2-4.

September 17, 2011
Sea Gulls Snap Spartan Streak
The York College field hockey team’s four game win streak came to an end at Salisbury as the host Sea Gulls defeated the Spartans 6-1 on Saturday afternoon. York falls to 4-2 overall and 0-1 in conference play, while Salisbury continues their unbeaten streak as they improve to 6-0 overall and 1-0 in the Capital Athletic Conference.

September 15, 2011
Green and White Extends Streak To Four Games
The York College field hockey team increases their unbeaten streak to four games with their 3-0 triumph over Shenandoah University on Thursday evening. With the win, York picks up their fourth consecutive shutout and improves to 4-1, while the visiting Hornets fall to 3-4 with the loss.

September 13, 2011
Spartan Offense Dominates Goucher
The York College field hockey team registers their third straight victory Tuesday night on the road against Goucher College. With the win the Spartans improve to 3-1 on the year while the host Gophers suffer their first loss of the season and fall to 3-1.

September 10, 2011
Spartans Blank Lions On The Road
The York College field hockey team picks up their first road win in 2011 as they defeat Albright College 2-0 on Saturday afternoon. With the win the Spartans tallies their second straight win and improves to 2-1 while the Lions fall to 0-4 on the year.

September 3, 2011
Reich’s Hat Trick Fuels Spartan Victory
After an offensive explosion Saturday afternoon the York College field hockey team defeated Roanoke College 8-0 under sunny skies at Kinsley Field. With the win the Spartans tally their first win of the 2011 campaign and improve to 1-1 while the visiting Maroons fall to 0-2 with the loss.

September 1, 2011
Green and White Falls Short In Opener
YORK, Pa – The York College field hockey team came up short in their season-opener as the Spartans fell 2-1 to the visiting Crusaders of Alvernia University on Thursday afternoon. With the loss, the Green and White start off the season while the Crusaders open the 2011 campaign with 1-0 mark.

August 31, 2011
2011 York College Field Hockey Season Preview
The York College Field Hockey team looks to make the most of the 2011 season after an up-and-down 2010 campaign. The Green and White will utilize a mix of talented veterans and promising newcomers to help the squad achieve success in 2011.