Carr and Barwick Earn Capital One Academic All-District AccoladesYork College softball senior softball players Karen Carr and Michelle Barwick were recognized for their academic and athletic accomplishments as they both earned a spot on the Capital One Academic All-District softball squads as announced by CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America) recently.
DeSales Edge Spartans in Non-Conference DoubleheaderThe York College softball team suffered a pair of close losses to DeSales University in a non-conference twinbill on Sunday in Center Valley, PA. The Bulldogs won game one 2-0 and completed the sweep with a 3-2 win in the nightcap.
Spartans Split One Run Games at WashingtonThe York College softball team split a non-conference doubleheader at Washington College on Wednesday afternoon in Chestertown, MD. The Spartans won the opener 3-2 while the Shorewomen returned the favor with a 4-3 win in the nightcap, salvaging the split.
Spartans Drop Double Dip to ShenandoahThe NCAA Tournament bound Shenandoah Hornets handed the York College Spartan softball team a pair of non-conference losses on a beautiful, sun drenched Tuesday in York. The Hornets won game one 3-1 and completed the sweep with a come-from-behind 5-3 win in the nightcap.
Spartans Fall to Sea Gulls in CAC Second RoundThe York College softball team saw their 2011 Capital Athletic Conference Tournament stay come to an end as the fourth-seeded Spartans fell to the top-seeded Salisbury Sea Gulls 3-0 on Friday.
Spartans Fall to FSU In CAC Opening RoundThe Frostburg State University Bobcat softball team made its first Capital Athletic Conference tournament appearance a successful one as the Bobcats downed the York College Spartans 4-2 on Thursday in Frostburg. The Spartans fall to 18-13 overall while the Bobcats improve to 14-15.
Carr Named CAC Softball Player of the WeekSenior Spartan softball player Karen Carr has been selected as the CAC Softball Player of the Week for April 11, 2011. Carr hit .500 last week in six games for the Spartans as York made it's push for seeding in the upcoming CAC tournament.
Spartans Celebrate Senior Day with SplitThe York College softball team split a Sunday afternoon doubleheader against Bridgewater in York. The Spartans won game one 4-3 in eight innings before the Eagles stormed back to take game two, 5-3, in the nightcap. The Spartans celebrated their five seniors prior to the game in York's annual senior day.
Spartans Conclude CAC Slate with SplitThe York College softball squad closed out their 2011 Capital Athletic Conference slate with a double header split against Mary Washington on Saturday. The Eagles won game one 2-1 in nine innings in the opener before the Spartans bounced back to register a 7-0 win in the nightcap.
Bobcats Down Spartans in CAC TwinbillThe York College softball squad dropped a Capital Athletic Conference twin bill at Spartan Stadium on Wednesday, falling to Frostburg State 3-1 in the opener and 6-5 in the nightcap. The games were originally slated to be played at Frostburg but wet field conditions forced the games to move to York.
Carr's Power Surge Lifts Spartans Over Mustangsork College senior centerfielder Karen Carr went deep twice to power the Spartan softball squad to a 7-0 Capital Athletic Conference win at Stevenson University in a make up game on Sunday. The Spartans improve to 16-8 overall and 5-3 in the conference while the Mustangs fall to 13-10 overall and 3-5 in the CAC.
Spartans Drop a Pair to 16th Ranked SalisburyThe 16th ranked Salisbury University Sea Gulls swept the York College Spartan softball squad in a Capital Athletic Conference double header on Saturday afternoon in York. The Sea Gulls won game one 9-0 in six innings and then captured the nightcap 4-3.
Spartans Fall to Mustangs; Game Two PostponedThe York College softball team lost one game to Stevenson and the other to the late winter weather on Wednesday afternoon in Owings Mills, MD. The Spartans lost the first game of the scheduled double header to the Mustangs, 4-3, and then had a 7-1 lead erased by a cold rain in the night cap. The game will be resumed at a later date.
Spartans Edge Misericordia in Two Wins SaturdayThe York College softball squad swept a close pair of games on a sunny Saturday afternoon in York, besting Misericordia 6-4 in the opener followed by a come-from-behind 7-6 win in the nightcap.
Spartans Open CAC Slate up with SweepThe York College softball squad opened their Capital Athletic Conference portion of the schedule with a double header sweep of Wesley on a cold, brisk Friday afternoon in York. The Spartans won the opener 10-0 in five innings and completed the sweep with a 16-0 five inning win in the nightcap.
Spartans Split Home Opener With SusquehannaThe York College softball squad opened up their 2011 home campaign with a non-conference split against Susquehanna University on a chilly Tuesday afternoon in York. The Crusaders won game one 4-1 before the Spartans rebounded to capture the nightcap, 2-1.
Spartans Conclude Two-Day Stay in SalisburyThe York College softball team dropped a pair of games during the second day of the Salisbury University Invitational in Salisbury, MD on Saturday. The Spartans were shutout in both contests, falling to Lynchburg, 2-0, in the opener and to Christopher Newport, 3-0, in the nightcap.
Spartans Split Friday Twinbill at Salisbury TournamentThe York College softball squad split their two games during the opening day of the Salisbury University Invitational in Salisbury, MD. The Spartans opened the day with a 4-3 win over Baruch College followed by a 7-2 loss to Virginia Wesleyan in the nightcap. The Spartans are now 8-2 overall.
Barwick and Therres Earn CAC Player of the Week AwardsYork junior pitcher Brittany Therres and senior Spartan first baseman Michelle Barwick were selected as the CAC Softball Athletes of the Week for March 7, 2011 as they led the Spartans to a 7-1 week during their annual spring trip to Myrtle Beach, SC.
Spartans Sweep Maine-Presque Isle to Conclude Spring TripThe York College softball squad concluded their 2011 spring trip to North Myrtle Beach, S.C. with a sweep of the University of Maine-Presque Isle on Saturday morning. The Spartans won game one 5-0 and then concluded the sweep with a 12-0, four inning win in the second contest.
Spartans Improve to 4-0 with Pair of Tuesday WinsThe York College softball squad continued their strong early season play with a sweep of two games on Tuesday afternoon in North Myrtle Beach, S.C. The Spartans defeated #15 Ohio Northern 7-1 in the opener before completing the sweep with a 12-4 win over Capital Athletic Conference foe Mary Washington in the nightcap.
Spartans Open 2011 With a Pair of WinsThe York College softball team successfully opened their 2011 season with a sweep of Cabrini and #15 Ohio Northern on Monday in North Myrtle Beach, S.C. The Spartans defeated Cabrini 11-3 in five innings and then completed the sweep as they shut out the 15th ranked Polar Bears 9-0 in the nightcap.
2011 York College Softball PreviewSecond-year York College softball coach Nicki Starry enters the 2011 season with high expectations coming off a 2010 season that saw the Spartans win 36 games and narrowly miss out on the NCAA Tournament.
Starry Selected to Lead Spartan Softball ProgramYork College Assistant Dean for Athletics and Recreation Sean Sullivan has announced that Nicki Starry has been selected as the Spartans new full-time softball coach. Starry served as an interim head coach during the 2010 after taking over for the departed Jennifer Patrick-Swift.