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March 11, 2008
Spartan Feature: Duffy Trades Spikes for a Computer
Former York College men's soccer player Brent Duffy has found a new home after graduation, a job in his alma mater's Sports Information office. Duffy has made the adjustment a smooth one as he has become a key part of the Spartans' sports information operation.
January 2, 2008
Ports and Scheffey Named d3kicks.com All-Americans as Five Spartans Earn All-Region Honors
Jon Ports and Evan Scheffey secured d3kicks.com All-American selections following the Spartans stellar 21-3-1 campaign. Ports was honored as a first-team choice while Scheffey's efforts garnered a second-team selection. Andrew Wheeler, Jason Mancuso, and Mike Whalen also earned All-Region selections.
January 2, 2008
Spartan Men Post Stellar Season on the Pitch
The 2007 York College mens soccer team posted one of the most impressive seasons in school history. The Spartans completed the season sporting a 21-3-1 record, advancing to the Elite Eight, and finishing the year ranked fifth in the country, both for the second consecutive season.
December 18, 2007
Five Spartans Land on All-South Region Squad
The York College men's soccer team captured five NSCAA All-South Region spots for 2007. Andrew Wheeler, Evan Scheffey, and Jon Ports earned first-team accolades while Matt Beale and Jason Mancuso were recognized as third-team selections.
December 17, 2007
Jon Ports Selected NSCAA First-Team All-American
The York College mens soccer team received yet more outstanding news after their stellar 21-3-1 campaign, as sophomore Jon Ports was selected as a 2007 first-team All-American according to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
November 18, 2007
Spartans Bow Out in Elite 8 For Second Straight Year
The York College men's soccer team dropped a heartbreaking 2-0 loss to Middlebury in NCAA Elite Eight action Sunday afternoon. York ends their season with a 21-3-1 mark while Middlebury moves on to the Final Four sporting a record of 17-2-1.
November 17, 2007
York Advances to Elite 8 on Penalty-Kicks
The York College men's soccer team advanced to the Elite 8 of the 2007 NCAA tournament winning the penalty-kick shootout.
November 14, 2007
Men's Soccer NCAA Sectional Preview
The York College mens soccer team is making their second consecutive appearance in the Sectional round of the NCAA tournament. The Spartans are set to travel to Middlebury, VT over the weekend where the tournaments Sweet 16 and Elite 8 matches will be held. Middlebury College is the host institution and will be joined by York, Amherst, and Williams.
November 12, 2007
Spartan Men Take to the Road in the Sweet 16
The York College men's soccer team will take to the road again to compete in the NCAA Division III Sweet 16. The Spartans trek to Middlebury, VT to face Amherst in the sectional semifinals on Saturday, November 17.
November 11, 2007
Spartans Still Dancing; O'Connell's Header Moves York into Sweet 16
The York College mens soccer team pulled out an incredible 2-1 double overtime victory Sunday night over Eastern University in Hoboken, N.J. The Spartans now up their record to 21-2 and advance to the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA tournament.
November 10, 2007
York wins 3-1; Advances to Round of 32
The York College mens soccer team ousted Dickinson College from the 2007 NCAA tournament with a 3-1 win Saturday night. The victory vaults the Spartans (20-2) into the round of 32. Dickinson ends their season after a strong 13-3-3 campaign.
November 7, 2007
Ports Named CAC Player of the Year; Seven Spartans Earn All-CAC Honors
York College sophomore midfielder Jon Ports was named the 2007 Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Year as announced by the CAC on Tuesday. Ports also earned first team honors and was joined by six teammates on the All-CAC squads.
November 5, 2007
Spartans Heading to Stevens (NJ) for NCAA Tournament
The York College men's soccer team will travel to Stevens Institute for the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. The Spartans will face Dickinson College in the tournament's opening round.
November 5, 2007
CAC Champs Heading to Richard Stockton
The York College women's soccer team will travel to Richard Stockton for the first and second round of the NCAA Tournament. The Spartans face the host Ospreys in the opening round of the tournament.
November 3, 2007
The Spartans' Quest for a Three-Peat Falls Short
The York College men's soccer team was attempting to win their third straight Capital Athletic Conference championship but the Spartans fell short of that goal as the Salisbury University Sea Gulls blanked the #3 Spartans 2-0 in the championship game on Saturday.
November 1, 2007
Men's Soccer Vies for Third Consecutive CAC Title
On Saturday, the York College mens soccer team travels to Salisbury University for the Capital Athletic Conference Championship at 2:30 pm. The Spartans look to garner their third consecutive CAC tournament title.
October 30, 2007
Spartans Cruise into CAC Championship Match
The York College men's soccer squad exploded for eight goals as the Spartans cruised to an 8-0 victory over Villa Julie in the Capital Athletic Conference semifinals at Graham Field on Tuesday.
October 27, 2007
Youngsters Pace Spartans on Senior Day
The York College mens soccer team advanced to the semifinal round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament Saturday afternoon with a 3-1 victory over Marymount University. On senior day, the Spartans improve to 18-1 while the Saints end their season going 8-10 for the campaign.
October 23, 2007
Spartans Beat Rain and Crusaders to End Regular Season
The York College men's soccer team capped a highly successful 2007 regular season with a 2-1 win at Susquehanna University on a rain soaked Tuesday evening in Selinsgrove, PA. The Spartans conclude the regular season with a sterling 17-1 mark.
October 20, 2007
Spartans Down Eagles at UMW Homecoming
The York College men's soccer team sent the crowd at Mary Washington's 2007 homecoming home unhappy as the Spartans registered a 2-1 victory on Saturday afternoon in Fredericksburg, VA.
October 17, 2007
Detzel and Beale Tally as York Defeats #5 Johns Hopkins
The York College mens soccer team took to the road Wednesday night and edged #5 Johns Hopkins University 2-1 in non-conference action. The Spartans (15-1, 5-1 CAC) record their second win over a top ten opponent as the green and white defeated Messiah College barely over one week ago.
October 17, 2007
Ports Earns Spot on d3kicks.com Team of the Week
York College men's soccer sophomore forward Jon Ports earned a spot on the d3kicks.com Team of the Week for the week ending in October 14. Ports led the Spartans to a 2-0 week including a win over three-time defending national champion Messiah College.
October 15, 2007
Ports Named Spartan Athlete of the Week for Second Straight Week
York College sophomore men's soccer forward Jon Ports has been named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for the second consecutive week. Ports led the Spartans to a pair of wins including a 2-1 victory over three-time defending national champion Messiah College.
October 12, 2007
Spartans Extend Win Streak to Five
The York College men's soccer team pushed its current win streak to five with a 4-1 victory over Wesley College in a Capital Athletic Conference contest on Friday evening in Dover, Del. The Spartans improve to 14-1 overall and 6-1 in the CAC.
October 9, 2007
Ports and Mancuso Lift Spartans Past Messiah
The York College Spartans defeated #4 Messiah College, the defending national champions, 2-1 in mens soccer action Tuesday evening. With the victory, York improves to 13-1 (5-1 CAC) on the year, while the Falcons snap their eleven game winning-streak and drop to 11-2.
October 9, 2007
Jon Ports Named CAC Men's Soccer Player of the Week
York College sophomore forward Jon Ports was named the Capital Athletic Conference Men's Soccer Player of the Week for October 1-7 as announced by the conference office on Tuesday morning.
October 8, 2007
Spartans Set to Host Messiah in National Showdown
The York College men's soccer team welcomes Messiah College to Graham Field on Tuesday in a battle of nationally ranked squads. The Falcons, who are ranked fourth, tied the Spartans, ranked sixth, last season in Grantham, PA, 1-1 in 2 OT.
October 8, 2007
Jon Ports Named Spartan Athlete of the Week
York College is proud to announce that Jon Ports has been selected as the Spartan Athlete of the Week after his outstanding play during the week of October 1-7, 2007. Ports led the Spartans to a perfect 3-0 week as York improved to 12-1 overall.
October 6, 2007
Ports and Wheeler Combine Twice in Spartans' Overtime Victory
The York College mens soccer team slipped past visiting St. Marys College of Maryland in a 2-1 overtime thriller in Saturdays Capital Athletic Conference match. With the victory, York improves to an impressive 12-1 (5-1 CAC), while the Seahawks fall to 5-7 (2-4 CAC).
October 3, 2007
Spartans Blank Marymount, 4-0
The York College men's soccer team continued their rebound from Saturday's tough loss to Salisbury as they shutout Marymount University 4-0 in Capital Athletic Conference action on Wednesday in Arlington, VA. The Spartans have outscored their last two opponents by a combined 15-0.
October 1, 2007
Spartans Get Back on Track Against Gallaudet
On a gorgeous fall afternoon, the York College mens soccer team got back in the win column with an 11-0 victory over Gallaudet University. The Spartans are now 10-1 (3-1 CAC) on the season while Gallaudet falls to 0-11 (0-6 CAC).
September 29, 2007
Salisbury Hands York First Loss Since 2005
The York College mens soccer team took their first loss in over two years, dropping a 1-0 decision to visiting Salisbury University in Saturdays Capital Athletic Conference match. The Sea Gulls (6-3-1, 2-0 CAC) hand the Spartans (9-1, 2-1 CAC) their first loss of 2007 and snap Yorks 49 game unbeaten streak. Salisbury also defeated the Spartans on September 17, 2005, Yorks last loss before the streak began.
September 26, 2007
Spartans Cruise Past Mustangs in CAC Tilt
The York College men's soccer team extended their unbeaten streak to 49 matches as the Spartans downed Villa Julie College 3-1 in Capital Athletic Conference play on Wednesday in Owings Mills, Md.
September 24, 2007
Marks Tabbed as CAC Men's Soccer Player of the Week
York College junior goalkeeper earned the Capital Athletic Conference men's soccer player of the week award as announced by the league office. Marks did not surrender a goal in two games this week as the Spartans improved to 8-0.
September 22, 2007
Beale's Early Tally Lifts Spartans Over Lynchburg
The York College mens soccer team defeated Lynchburg 1-0 in non-conference action on Saturday night in Lynchburg, Va. Extending their unbeaten streak to 48 consecutive games, York is now 8-0 in 2007 while the Hornets drop to 5-2-1.
September 21, 2007
Evan Scheffey Journal #4
York College junior men's soccer captain Evan Scheffey continues his series allowing Spartan men's soccer fans to get an inside look for the 2007 season. This is Evan's fourth entry in his series of journals.
September 17, 2007
Spartans Coast to First CAC Victory of 2007
he York College men's soccer team opened their 2007 conference slate in impressive fashion as the Spartans defeated Hood College, 7-0, on Monday afternoon in York. The Spartans were all business as five different Spartans recorded goals.
September 15, 2007
Wheeler Paces Spartans in 5-2 Win over CNU
The York College men's soccer team extended their nation's best unbeaten streak to 46 games as the top-ranked Spartans defeated Christopher Newport 5-2 at a windy Graham Field on Saturday.
September 12, 2007
Four Spartans Tally as York Moves to 5-0
On a gorgeous summer evening at Graham Field, the York College mens soccer team continued their winning ways defeating visiting Arcadia University 4-0. The Spartans are a perfect 5-0 as their unbeaten streak moves to 45 consecutive games while Arcadia drops to 0-4-1 for 2007.
September 10, 2007
Andrew Wheeler Named the CAC Men's Soccer Player of the Week
York College senior forward Andrew Wheeler was named the Capital Athletic Conference men's soccer player of the week after leading the top ranked Spartans to a trio of wins.
September 9, 2007
Evan Scheffey Journal #3
This is the third posting in a series of journal entries by Spartan junior men's soccer captain Evan Scheffey. Scheffey was an All-American in 2006 from his defensive position as the Spartans finished the year ranked fifth in the country with a record of 21-0-3.
September 8, 2007
Second-Half Flurry Lifts Spartans Past TCNJ
Three minutes and 44 seconds. That is all the time the York College mens soccer team would need to tally a trio of goals in their 3-0 win Saturday over The College of New Jersey. Completing the two game sweep at the Joe Pombriant/CNU Classic at Christopher Newport University, the green and white increased their unbeaten streak to 44 consecutive games. The Spartan record climbs to 4-0 while TCNJ receives their first loss of the season (4-1).
September 7, 2007
Late Goals Lift Spartans Past Kean
The York College mens soccer team remained unbeaten as the Spartans used a pair of late goals to overcome #21 Kean University, 3-1, in the first round of the Joe Pombriant/CNU Classic at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, VA on Friday evening. The top-ranked Spartans improve to 3-0 as their nations best unbeaten streak is now at 43 games. The Cougars fall to 2-2 overall as they have now lost two straight.
September 5, 2007
Spartans Roll Past Bullets in Non-Conference Tilt
The top-ranked York College mens soccer team posted a 5-1 non-conference win over Gettysburg College on a sun-splashed Wednesday afternoon at Graham Field in York. The Spartans, who were elevated to the number one spot in the nation on Tuesday evening, are now 2-0 as their unbeaten streak improves to 42 games. The Bullets suffer their first loss of the year as they are now 2-1.
September 4, 2007
Spartan Men Climb to Number One
The York College mens soccer team ascended to the top spot of the d3kicks.com National Division III Mens Soccer poll as the newest poll was released Tuesday evening. The Spartans, who are 1-0 after defeating Albright 7-0 in their season opener Saturday, are riding a 41-match unbeaten streak while their defensive scoreless streak now stands at 945:05 after Saturdays whitewashing.
September 1, 2007
Spartans Open Season in a Big Way
The York College mens soccer team started the season with a bang on Saturday as the second-ranked Spartans defeated the visiting Albright College Lions 7-0. Spreading out the wealth, five different Spartans recorded goals on the day.
August 30, 2007
Evan Scheffey Journal #2
Spartan men's soccer player Evan Scheffey continues his on-line journal entries. This week's edition focuses on the Spartan preseason as York prepares to open the 2007 campaign.
August 14, 2007
Spartan Soccer Squads Both Nationally Ranked by d3kicks.com
The York College mens and womens soccer teams received good news on Tuesday evening as both squads are nationally ranked in the newly released d3kicks.com preseason poll. The Spartan men are second in the country behind the defending national champion Messiah College Falcons while the women are ranked 25th.
August 7, 2007
Men's Soccer 2007 Season Preview
National Championship. Those are the two buzzwords surrounding the 2007 edition of the York College mens soccer program. The Spartans open the campaign riding a 40-match unbeaten streak, an active scoreless streak of 855:05, and are the two-time defending Capital Athletic Conference regular season and tournament champions.
July 31, 2007
Wheeler Caps Outstanding Summer with PDL Honor
York College senior forward Andrew Wheeler capped an outstanding summer as he was named to the Premier Development League All-Star squad. Wheeler, who starred for the Hampton Roads Piranhas, was a named as a first-team forward in the league which features 63 teams in four regions around the nation.
June 19, 2007
Spartan Journal: Evan Scheffey's First Summer Entry
York College men's soccer player Evan Scheffey will provide Spartan fans an inside look to the 2007 season. This entry includes a recap of the spring season and what the green and white is looking to do in the fall.
June 1, 2007
Links to the 2006 York College Men's Soccer Information
Below are the links for the 2006 York College Men's Soccer program. The links contain the 2006 schedule and results, 2006 match stories, 2006 news releases, 2006 statistics, and 2006 roster.
May 31, 2007
Links to the 2005 York College Men's Soccer Information
Below are the links for the 2005 York College men's soccer team. The links include the 2005 schedule and results, 2005 match stories, 2005 news releases, and the 2005 Spartan roster.