Mersinger, Gaeta Receive All-CAC AccoladesThe York College mens lacrosse team received outstanding news Thursday as Steve Mersinger and John Gaeta were each selected to the 2009 All-Capital Athletic Conference squad.
Youngsters Lead Spartans on Senior DayFreshman attack Bradford Blaker scored four times and sophomore goalkeeper Chris Collins recorded 16 saves as the York College men's lacrosse team captured a thrilling 10-9 come-from-behind victory over Catholic in the Spartans' 2009 season finale.
Comeback Falls Short as Wesley Ousts SpartansDespite a furious comeback, the York College mens lacrosse team was ousted from the Capital Athletic Conference tournament Monday evening by way of a 13-11 loss to Wesley. The Spartans, who still have one regular season contest remaining, now stand at 7-7 on the year, while the Wolverines move-on and improve to a solid 10-4.
Spartans Record Program's First ShutoutThe York College men's lacrosse team posted the first shutout in the history of the program Tuesday with a 9-0 victory over Susquehanna. The Spartans move to 7-6 on the year with the triumph while the Crusaders drop to 5-7.
Spartans Use Six-Goal Third to Push Past Mary WashingtonThe York College mens lacrosse team evened their record at 6-6 Saturday afternoon courtesy of an 11-9 victory over Mary Washington. The Capital Athletic Conference win ups the Spartans league mark to 4-3 while the Eagles fall to 7-6 overall and 1-5 in the conference.
#1 Stevenson Powers Through SpartansOn a dreary Wednesday afternoon in south central Pennsylvania, the York College mens lacrosse team fell 18-7 to #1 Stevenson University. The Capital Athletic Conference setback drops the Spartans to 5-6 (3-3 CAC) on the year while the Mustangs maintain their flawless mark improving to 10-0 (4-0 CAC).
Collins Named CAC Men's Lacrosse Athlete of the WeekYork College sophomore goalkeeper Chris Collins has been selected as the Capital Athletic Conference's Athlete of the Week in men's lacrosse. Collins posted outstanding performances against both Salisbury and St. Mary's last week.
Spartans Upend Hood; Squads Combine for 34 GoalsRyan McNicholas six goals and three assists led an offensive barrage Monday afternoon as the York College mens lacrosse team bested Capital Athletic Conference foe Hood College 23-11. The victory improves the Spartans 2009 record to an even 5-5 (3-2 CAC) while the Blazers drop to 1-10 (0-5 CAC).
Spartans Top Seahawks for First TimeFor the first time in program history, the York College men's lacrosse team bested St. Mary's Saturday afternoon by a 7-5 score. Josh Gamble tallied twice to pace the Spartans (4-5, 2-2 CAC) whose quality defensive effort held the Seahawks (3-5, 1-2 CAC) scoreless during the second and third periods.
#1 Salisbury Slips Past Spartans, 13-9The York College mens lacrosse gave #1 Salisbury a scare Tuesday afternoon, but the nations top-ranked Division III team slipped by the Spartans and came away with the 13-9 win. The Spartans owned a 5-2 lead in the first half and a 5-4 lead entering the third period.
Fourth-Quarter Offensive Lifts Spartans Over MarymountA huge fourth quarter offensive burst pushed the York College mens lacrosse team passed visiting Marymount University 16-14 Saturday afternoon at Kinsley Field. The Spartans scored six times over the final 10:16 to win the Capital Athletic Conference contest and boost their record to 3-4 (1-1 CAC) for the season, while the Saints fall to 4-5 (1-3 CAC).
Steve Mersinger Featured on CAC WebsiteYork College men's lacrosse senior defenseman Steve Mersinger is the most recent student-athlete to be featured on the Capital Athletic Conference website's in the INTRODUCING... section.
Dickinson's Consistency Downs SpartansThe York College mens lacrosse team dropped their second contest in a row Wednesday afternoon as Dickinson topped the visiting Spartans 12-9. The loss brings the Green and Whites record to 2-4 on the young season while the Red Devils improve to 4-2.
Wolverines Down Spartans in Physical CAC ContestThe York College mens lacrosse team dropped their third contest of the year on Saturday, losing 10-5 to visiting Capital Athletic Conference foe Wesley. The Spartans fall to 2-3 for the year and 0-1 in league play while the Wolverines win their fifth straight and improve to a solid 5-1 overall and 3-1 in the CAC.
Spartans Find Win Column in Home OpenerThe York College mens lacrosse team used a nine-goal effort Wednesday afternoon to down visiting Messiah by a 9-5 count, in the Spartans' first home contest of 2009. The victory improves the Spartans record to 2-2 while the Falcons drop to 2-2.
Spartans Record Two Hat Tricks in First WinThe York College mens lacrosse team captured their first win of the 2009 campaign Wednesday evening with a 12-5 victory over Sewanee in Tennessee. The Spartans, who have played all three of their games on the road thus far, improve to 1-2 on the year while the Tigers drop to 0-3.
Faulty Fourth Leads to 0-2 StartThe York College mens lacrosse team dropped their second contest of the year Monday afternoon as Rochester Institute of Technology bested the Spartans 12-9 in Sanford, Fla. With the loss, the Spartans fall to 0-2 for the season while the Tigers up their 2009 season mark to 2-0.
Spartans Fall to Roanoke in Season Lid-LifterThe York College mens lacrosse team dropped a 20-7 result Saturday afternoon to Roanoke College in Salem, Va. The Spartans open the year at 0-1 while the Maroons begin with a 1-0 mark.
2009 Spartan Men's Lacrosse Season PreviewThe York College men's lacrosse squad hits the field in 2009 with high expectations following their solid 10-7 2008 campaign. The Green and White sport plenty of talent and experience entering this season, which could prove to be York's best to date.
Murphy Takes 100 Free Title as Spartans Finish SecondThe York College mens swim team completed the Capital Athletic Conference Championships Sunday evening, finishing second out of seven squads with 683 points, just 168.5 points behind Mary Washington. The Green and White broke four additional records Sunday and posted their first event win of the meet.