Ben Edwards: 2011 NCAA All-AmericanBen Edwards, York College’s men’s track & field standout, raced his way into the history books Saturday as he became the Spartans’ third All-American in the history of the program. On the final day of the 2011 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Edwards took eighth in the 400-meter finals to secure his place as an All-American.
FINALS BOUND!With a second-place heat finish and a school-record 53.16, York College senior men’s track & field standout Ben Edwards qualified for Saturday’s 400-meter hurdle finals at the 2011 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
Edwards Earns Berth in NCAA Division III ChampionshipsYork College senior track & field athlete Ben Edwards learned Sunday that he has qualified for the 2011 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships hosted by Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio starting on Thursday, May 26.
Spartans Celebrate 2010-2011The York College Athletic Department concluded the 2010-2011 campaign with the annual awards ceremony on Friday evening. In a change of venues this year, the department moved the festivities to the beautiful Collegiate Performing Arts Center in the heart of main campus.
Edwards Picks Up Third CAC Weekly AwardYork College men’s track and field standout Ben Edwards has been chosen as the latest Capital Athletic Conference Men’s Track Athlete of the Week following his performances last weekend.
Edwards Chosen Spartan Athlete of the WeekYork College men's track & field standout senior Ben Edwards has been selected as the latest Spartan Athlete of the Week following his tremendous performance in the 400 hurdles during Saturday's Paul Kaiser Classic at Shippensburg University.
Camodeca Nabs Back-to-Back CAC Men's Track Coach-of-the-Year HonorsThe York College men’s track & field team received great news this week as Spartan head coach Erick Camodeca was named the 2011 Capital Athletic Conference Men’s Coach of the Year. The Camodeca-led Green and White won the 2011 Capital Athletic Conference Championship, their first since 1992, as Camodeca picks up his second-straight CAC Coach-of-the-Year award.
Edwards, Rowlands Named Co-Spartan Athletes of the WeekFor the first time in the 2010-2011 academic year, the Spartan Athlete of the Week honor goes to two York College student-athletes. York College men’s track’s Ben Edwards and women’s track’s Laura Rowlands each led their squad to impressive finishes at the 2011 Capital Athletic Conference Championships held at York College.
CAC CHAMPIONS!!! Spartans Post First League Title Since 1992Champions of the Capital Athletic Conference! The York College men’s track & field team captured the 2011 CAC team title at their home track on Sunday as their triumph marks the third league title in the history of the program after also winning it in 1991 and 1992. The Spartans posted the win with 160 points while Salisbury, who had won the team title in each of the previous seven years, took second with 142 and Mary Washington came in third with 130.33.
Spartans Get Final Tune-Up at Messiah InvitationalThe York College men’s track & field squad competed at the Messiah College Falcon Invitational in nearby Grantham, Pa. on Saturday. In their final meet before next Saturday’s Capital Athletic Conference Championships, the Spartans, who used the meet as a tune-up event, placed 12th out of 16 teams with 31.5 points.
Edwards, Cavaluchi Sweep Weekly CAC Track AccoladesYork College men’s track & field received great news this week as a pair of Spartans nabbed Capital Athletic Conference honors for their efforts at last Saturday’s Green & White Invitational. Senior hurdler Ben Edwards was chosen as the latest CAC Track Athlete of the Week while sophomore Phil Cavaluchi is the league’s Field Athlete of the Week.
Spartans Take Green & White Invitational; Snag Eight FirstsThe York College men’s track & field team put together a tremendous performance Saturday as they won their own Green & White Invitational, recording 202 points on the day. The Spartans had a strong showing as they continue to prepare for the Capital Athletic Conference Championships, which are slated to take place at York, on Saturday, April 16.
Green and White Compete at Messiah QuadThe York College men’s track & field squad competed with a smaller group of Spartans at the Messiah Quad on Wednesday. The Green and White posted a third-place finish as they recorded 34 points with limited competitors.
York Takes Fourth at Goucher Track & Field ClassicThe York College men’s track & field team finished fourth out of ten teams at the Goucher Track & Field Classic on Saturday at Goucher College. The Spartans snagged a pair of firsts as the Green and White continue their preparations for April 16’s Capital Athletic Conference Championships.
Edwards Selected CAC Men's Track Athlete-of-the-WeekYork College men’s track & field senior standout Ben Edwards has been chosen as the latest Capital Athletic Conference Men’s Track Athlete-of-the-Week following his performances at a pair of meets late last week.
Spartans Compete at West Chester Golden Ram InvitationalBen Edwards won the 400 hurdles as the York College men’s track & field team competed at the West Chester Golden Ram Invitational on Saturday. Altogether the Spartans posted numerous quality results including several top-five finishes.
Spartans Post Quality Results at LVC InvitationalThe York College men’s track & field team sent a contingent Spartans to the Lebanon Valley Invitational Friday afternoon in Annville, Pa. The Green and White snagged numerous top-three finishes at the meet as they continue to make strides toward April’s Capital Athletic Conference Championships.
Spartans Open Outdoor Season at UNFThe York College men’s track & field team got their 2011 outdoor campaign underway at the two-day University of North Florida Spring Break Invitational. The Spartans gained quality experience going up against student-athletes from such programs as Florida State, West Virginia, and Pepperdine.
2011 York College Men's Track & Field Season PreviewThe York College men's track & field squad opens the 2011 campaign as a new look team sporting high aspirations. Led by 2010 CAC Coach-of-the-Year Erick Camodeca, the Spartans are ready for tremendous performance in 2011.
Hartung Sets 5K Record; Green and White Finish SecondThe York College men’s track & field squad returned to action on Thursday evening at the Ursinus College Open indoor meet. The Spartans posted a solid showing in Collegeville, Pa. as they took second out of the six programs in attendance, tallying 146 total points.
York Competes at Delaware and LVCThe York College men’s track & field split their squad on Saturday sending a group to the University of Delaware’s Thomson Invitational and another group to the Lebanon Valley Indoor Invitational. The Spartans finished 13th of the 21 squads at Delaware (21 points) while competing well at LVC.
Green and White Take Third at Dickinson Indoor InvitationalThe York College men’s track & field squad opened up their 2010-2011 campaign at the Dickinson Indoor Invitational this Saturday. The Spartans picked up a third-place team finish, out of the seven programs in attendance, scoring 103 points. The Spartans set several school records at the meet, including a new 55-meter hurdle mark.
Running, Jumping, Throwing, CoachingTrack & field is a demanding sport in which a tenth of an inch or a hundredth of a second can make or break champions. Spartan head coach Erick Camodeca understands those intricacies of the sport, those challenges that come...and takes them head on.