2013 York College Softball News
May 1, 2013
Spartans Fall in Season Finale
The York College softball squad dropped both games of a non-conference doubleheader at McDaniel on Wednesday in their season finale. The Spartans fell 6-1 in games one and then dropped a close 9-7 contest in game two.
May 1, 2013
Hill Earns CAC Honors
York College softball freshman designated hitter Payton Hill was awarded All-Capital Athletic Conference honors as announced by the conference office on Wednesday morning. Hill earned first-team honors to represent the Spartans this season.
April 26, 2013
Spartans Bow Out of CAC Tournament
The York College softball team had their stay in the 2013 Capital Athletic Conference Tournament come to a close with a pair of losses on Friday at top-seeded Salisbury University.
April 23, 2013
Hill Named CAC Offensive Player of the Week
York College softball player Payton Hill has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Softball Offensive Player of the Week as announced by the league on Monday afternoon. Hill led the Spartans to four wins during the week to garner the award.
April 23, 2013
Spartans Slip Past Wesley For CAC Playoff Spot
The York College women’s softball team beat Wesley College 8-7 in a Capital Athletic Conference matchup on Tuesday afternoon for the final spot into playoffs.
April 21, 2013
Spartans Split Road Twinbill at Misericordia
The York College women’s softball team split a doubleheader against Misericordia on Sunday afternoon for the final game of the regular season. The Spartans came from behind in game one for a 9-8 victory in eight innings, but then fell 3-1 in the second game.
April 20, 2013
Spartans Drop Two Against Bridgewater
The York College softball team fell to Bridgewater College on Senior Day Saturday afternoon at Spartan Stadium. The Green and White lost 10-4 in game one and then 9-7 in the nightcap.
April 19, 2013
Spartans Split with Washington College
The York College women’s softball team split a doubleheader against Washington College on Friday afternoon. The Spartans led late into the first game, but fell 8-7 in extra innings. In the second game, the Spartans redeemed themselves with a 13-3 victory in five innings.
April 16, 2013
Spartans Sweep Penn St.-Altoona
The York College women’s softball team swept the Lions of Penn St.-Altoona in a doubleheader on Tuesday afternoon at Spartan Stadium. The Spartans snagged a 6-3 win in the first game, followed by a 4-3 extra-inning victory.
April 13, 2013
Spartans Suffer Losses in CAC Doubleheader at Mary Washington
The York College softball squad suffered a 6-0 loss and then a 5-0 loss at Mary Washington for a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader on Saturday afternoon.
April 10, 2013
Bobcats Top Spartans in CAC Doubleheader
The York College softball team lost both games of a doubleheader on the road at Frostburg St. in a Capital Athletic Conference matchup on Wednesday afternoon. The Spartans pushed the first game to eight innings, but fell 4-3. The Spartans then fell 14-5 in six innings in the nightcap.
April 6, 2013
Spartans Sweep Wesley in Conference Double Header
The York College softball team earned two wins against Wesley College in a much needed Capital Athletic Conference sweep. The Spartans snapped their 12 game losing streak with a 16-0 victory in five innings and then came from behind in the seventh inning for a 9-8 win.
April 4, 2013
Spartans Lose at F&M
The York College softball squad lost both games in a double header against F&M on Thursday afternoon in Lancaster, Pa. The Spartans first fell to the Diplomats 9-8 and then lost 11-3 in six innings in the nightcap.
April 1, 2013
Spartans Drop a Pair to Messiah
The York College womenâs softball team lost both games in a double header against Messiah College on Monday afternoon at Spartan Stadium. The Spartans fell to the Falcons 7-1 and then 5-2.
March 30, 2013
#9 Sea Gulls Sweep Spartans In CAC Opener
The York College Softball team lost both games in their first Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader of the season against #9 Salisbury on Saturday afternoon at Spartan Stadium. The Sea Gulls swept the Spartans 17-0 in five innings and then 11-1 in five innings as well.
March 28, 2013
Spartans Drop Two vs. Eastern Mennonite
The York College softball team lost both games of a doubleheader against Eastern Mennonite at Spartan Stadium on Thursday afternoon. The Spartans fell just short in both games. The Royals earned an 8-6 and then a 5-4 victory.
March 21, 2013
Spartans Fall Short Against Susquehanna
The York College softball squad dropped both games of a doubleheader to visiting Susquehanna University on a frigid Wednesday afternoon in York. The Spartans fell 2-1 in eight innings to the Crusaders during the first game before losing 13-6 in the second.
March 11, 2013
Spartans Fall in Home Opener Doubleheader
The York College women’s softball team suffered two losses in their home opener against Shenandoah University on Monday afternoon at Spartan Stadium. Shenandoah took a quick lead and held on to a 6-3 victory in the first game. The Spartans came back and fought hard in the second game, but fell 5-3 in eight innings.
March 11, 2013
Thacker Named CAC Player of the Week
York College sophomore Sara Thacker was named the Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday. Thacker was fantastic during the Spartans' eight game spring trip to Myrtle Beach.
March 7, 2013
Softball Concludes Spring Trip With Penn State Sweep
The York College softball team concluded their spring trip to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina with a sweep of Penn St. Hazleton and Penn St. Harrisburg on a sunny but cool Thursday.
March 6, 2013
Spartans Split on Day 3
The York College softball team split two games of the Snowbird Softball Classic on a windy Wednesday morning. The Spartans fell 15-6 in five innings against Ursinus and then came back for a 6-1 victory over Penn State Hazelton.
March 5, 2013
Spartans 0-2 On Day Two of Spring Trip
The York College softball team finished the second day of their spring trip 0-2. The Spartans fell to Eastern 5-1 and came up short against kings 4-2.
March 4, 2013
Spartans Start Spring Trip 1-1
The York College softball team opened up their spring trip hosted by Snowbird Softball with a 6-5 win over Ursinus and a 4-1 loss to Randolph at the Grand Park complex in Myrtle Beach, SC.
February 17, 2013
Softball Concludes Atlanta Stay Sunday
The York College softball team concluded their weekend stay in Atlanta, Georgia with a pair of losses in the second day of the Emory Invitational. The Spartans fell to Ferrum 6-0 in the opener before the #23 ranked Emory Eagles downed the Spartans 9-0 in five innings in the nightcap.
February 16, 2013
Softball Drops Two at Emory Invitational Saturday
The York College softball team opened up their 2013 campaign with a pair of losses at the three-team Emory Invitational on Saturday. The Spartans dropped their opener, 9-2 to Ferrum, and then fell to Emory in the nightcap, 9-0 in five innings.
February 15, 2013
Petteys Era Begins Saturday; 2013 Spartan Softball Preview
The 2013 season will be a year of adjustment for the York College softball squad. New head coach Jen Petteys took the reigns of the program in mid-January and has hit the ground running as the Spartans prepare to open the season.
January 14, 2013
Jen Petteys Named New York College Softball Coach
York College Assistant Dean for Athletics and Recreation Paul Saikia is proud to announce that Jen Petteys has been named as the Spartans’ new head softball coach.
October 1, 2012
Openings Remain for Spartan Softball Outing
The 2012 York College Softball Golf Outing is slated for Sunday, October 7 at Springwood Golf Club in York, Pa. Spartan head coach Nicki Starry has announced that spots in the field remain and registrations will be accepted until Friday, October 5 at 5:00 pm.