Hutson Named CAC Rookie of the Year, Lands on First Team; Blaker Captures Second-Team HonorsYork College men’s lacrosse freshman Tyler Hutson was named the Capital Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year and landed on the all-league first team while senior B.J. Blaker garnered second team all-conference honors as released by the conference office on Wednesday. Hutson becomes the second Spartan to capture CAC Men’s Lacrosse Rookie of the Year accolades as Andrew Collins was the league’s Co-Rookie of the Year in 2004.
2012 Comes to a Close; #1 Salisbury Tops Spartans in CAC SemifinalsThe York College men’s lacrosse team saw their 2012 campaign come to a close on Wednesday, falling 19-6 to #1 Salisbury in the semifinal round of the 2012 Capital Athletic Conference Tournament. The loss ends the Spartan season with a 9-7 mark while the undefeated Sea Gulls move on to the league championship game sporting an 18-0 record.
Bing Leads Spartan Comeback in Tournament's First RoundOn the strength of a 6-0 run in the second half, the York College men’s lacrosse team extended their season Sunday afternoon courtesy of a 9-8 comeback triumph over Mary Washington in the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament. Avenging their home loss to the Eagles last Wednesday, the Spartans improve to 9-6 on the year and move on to the semifinal round of the league playoffs.
Mary Washington Nips Spartans in Regular-Season FinaleThe York College men’s lacrosse team suffered a difficult 11-10 loss to Capital Athletic Conference foe Mary Washington in the Spartans’ final regular-season contest of the 2012 campaign. The defeat drops the Green and White to 8-6 on the season and 4-4 in league play while the Eagles improve to 10-4 overall and 5-3 in conference action.
Spartans Utilize Nine-Goal Spurt in League TriumphTyler Hutson tallied four points and Seth Krolus three as the York College men’s lacrosse team topped host Frostburg State 14-6 Saturday afternoon in Capital Athletic Conference action. The league triumph pushes York’s 2012 mark to 8-5 including a 4-3 record in the CAC while the Bobcats fall to 2-13 and 0-7 in conference play.
Hutson Tallies Career-High Eight Points in Spartan CAC VictoryThe York College men’s lacrosse team defeated Hood College 11-5 Wednesday afternoon in a Capital Athletic Conference contest at Kinsley Field in York. With the victory, the Spartans improve to 7-5 on the season and 3-3 in conference play while the Blazers fall to 3-11 overall and 1-5 in CAC contests for the 2012 campaign.
Comeback Bid Falls Just Short for Men's LacrosseThe York College men’s lacrosse team nearly pulled off an exciting comeback effort on Saturday afternoon but fell just short dropping a 10-9 result to visiting St. Mary’s College of Maryland in Capital Athletic Conference action. With the loss, the Spartans fall to 6-5 overall and 2-3 in conference play while the Seahawks improve to 8-4 and 5-1 in the CAC.
Langton, Blaker Lead CAC ComebackThe York College men’s lacrosse team picked up their second straight Capital Athletic Conference victory Wednesday, topping Marymount (Va.) 12-7 in Arlington, Va. With the triumph, the Spartans improve to 5-4 (2-2 CAC) on the season while the Saints fall to 3-6 (0-3 CAC).
Hutson, Aita Tally 11 Points as Spartans Pick up CAC TriumphTyler Hutson tallied six points and Justin Aita registered five to lead the York College men’s lacrosse team to a 14-9 victory at Wesley in Capital Athletic Conference action on Saturday afternoon. With the league win, the Spartans move back to the .500 mark at 4-4 (1-2 CAC) while the Wolverines drop to 1-6 (1-2 CAC).
Spartans Fall to #1 SalisburyThe York College men’s lacrosse team suffered a no-shame 22-3 loss to a talented #1 Salisbury University squad Wednesday afternoon in York. With the defeat the Spartans drop to 3-4 on the season and 0-2 Capital Athletic Conference play while the top-ranked Sea Gulls remain unbeaten at 9-0 and pick up their first CAC triumph (1-0).
Powell Captures CAC Defensive Player of the Week HonorsYork College men’s lacrosse goalkeeper Tyler Powell becomes the first Spartan to garner Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors in men’s lacrosse this season as he captures the league’s defensive accolade for this week.
Spartans Push #9 Stevenson Before Falling 7-5The York College men’s lacrosse team gave #9 Stevenson University everything they could handle before falling to the Mustangs 7-5 in the Capital Athletic Conference opener for both squads. Stevenson improves to 5-1 overall and 1-0 in the league while the Spartans fall to 3-3 overall and 0-1 in the conference.
York Tops St. Vincent in Saturday TiltThe York College men’s lacrosse team posted an 18-3 triumph Saturday afternoon over host St. Vincent in LaTrobe, Pa. With the non-conference victory, the Spartans improve to 3-2 on the season while the Bearcats drop to 1-3 overall.
McDaniel Slips by Spartans in Double OTThe York College men’s lacrosse team suffered a tough 12-11 double overtime setback to visiting McDaniel on Wednesday afternoon in York. The non-conference loss drops the Spartans to 2-2 on the season while the Green Terror improve to 3-2.
Spartans Top Muhlenberg in Saturday TiltThe York College men’s lacrosse team captured their second win of the season on Saturday, besting host Muhlenberg 10-4 in Allentown, Pa. The non-conference victory pushes the Spartans to 2-1 on the season while the Mules drop to 1-1.
Hutson Tallies Four as Spartans Capture 2012 Season-OpenerThe York College men’s lacrosse team started off the 2012 campaign with a win over Randolph-Macon courtesy of a 14-7 result on a snowy and cold Saturday afternoon in York. Head coach Brandon Childs garnered his first career victory with the Spartans as York opens up at 1-0 while the Yellow Jackets start the season with a loss.
2012 Men's Lacrosse Season PreviewA new day has dawned on the York College (Pa.) men’s lacrosse squad. With the appointment of Brandon Childs as the first full-time head coach in the history of the program, the Spartans have officially turned a corner. Introducing a personal yet professional philosophy along with a fast and tough style of play, the new Spartan mentor is excited for his first full season at the helm of the program.
Childs Selected to Lead the Spartan Men's Lacrosse ProgramYork College Assistant Dean for Athletics and Recreation Paul Saikia has announced that Brandon Childs has been selected as the Spartans’ new Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach / Strength and Conditioning Coach. Childs comes to York College from Eastern University where he has served as the head lacrosse coach for the last three years.
Former Spartan Men's Lax Goalie Earns Purple HeartU.S. Army National Guard Spc. Matthew Keeler, public affairs specialist with the 109th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, 310th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, and a Ridley, Pa., native, received a Purple Heart award in a ceremony July 18 inside the Joint Operation Command, Joint Base Balad, Iraq.