16 Andy Stromberg
16 Andy Stromberg
Height: 5-11
Weight: 165
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: Fallston
Position: Def
Major: Business Administration

2010: Begins his junior season as one of the Green and White’s top defenders …  has improved each season since coming to campus … combines quality individual skill with a sound understanding of the game … can play anywhere along the Spartan backline … a tough, unrelenting player who challenges hard … has gained quality experience over the previous two seasons which should be an asset this season.

2009: Played in 19 of York’s 23 games … started nine contests including eight of his last nine games … became a defensive stalwart along the right side of the Spartan back … scored the insurance tally, his first collegiate goal, against eventual national champion Messiah in York’s 2-0 triumph on October 7 … recorded an assist in the Spartans’ 4-1 win over Mary Washington in the Capital Athletic Conference Tournament … helped the Spartans to their fourth CAC Tournament championship … was part of York’s fifth consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament.
2008: Appeared in 12 games for the Spartans, drawing three starts … first career start came on October 1 in York’s 8-0 win over CAC foe Gallaudet … also started in the CAC tournament against Wesley, a 0-0 draw … Spartans only allowed one goal during games in which he played … registered four shots, putting two on-target … part of a squad that posted an 18-game winning streak during the regular season … ranked as high as #2 in the country … made the NCAA Tournament for the fourth straight season … Spartans finished the year with an undefeated 18-0-2 record.
2007: Served the program as a manager while rehabilitating from an injury … part of a Spartan squad advanced to their third consecutive NCAA Tournament and second-straight Elite Eight berth … York tied a program record with 21 victories, finishing the year at 21-3-1.
Personal: Is a business administration major, working toward an MBA, with minors in marketing and finance … is the son of Dave and Carole Stromberg … born on June 5, 1989 … played club soccer for the Baltimore Bays … was a highly decorated prep athlete … was a three-time first-team all-conference choice … was a two-time all-state selection … was a first-team all-metro choice … was named the UCBAC Player-of-the-Year as a high school senior … owns a 3.53 cumulative GPA … has made the Dean’s List in each of the previous four semesters … names his dad as the person he most admires … favorite athlete is Gerard Pique … chose York because of the good balance between academics and athletics as well as the atmosphere … most significant athletic achievement is playing in and winning the 2002 Arsenal International Festival in England … most memorable athletic moment at York was scoring the second goal against Messiah in 2009 … after graduation he plans on working “on Wall Street or something crazy like that.”