2013-14 York College Wrestling News

  • Kritzer, Flynn, and Spartan Squad Earn NWCA Academic Honors
    March 18, 2014
    Kritzer, Flynn, and Spartan Squad Earn NWCA Academic Honors The York College wrestling team was recognized by the National Wrestling Coaches Association for their academic performance during the 2013-14 season as announced by the organization recently.
  • Spartans Place Four in the Top Six at Mideast Regionals in York
    March 02, 2014
    Spartans Place Four in the Top Six at Mideast Regionals in York The York College wrestling squad concluded its season on Sunday afternoon with a tenth place finish at the 17-team NCAA Division III Mideast Tournament at the Grumbacher Sport & Fitness Center.
  • York College Set to Host 2014 NCAA Division III Mideast Wrestling Regional
    February 28, 2014
    York College Set to Host 2014 NCAA Division III Mideast Wrestling Regional The York College wrestling program is set to host the 2014 NCAA Division III Mideast Regional at the M&T Bank Field House at the Grumbacher Sport & Fitness Center in York, PA on Sunday, March 2.
  • Spartans Send Off Seniors Signorelli and Leeking With 39-6 Senior Day Win
    February 15, 2014
    Spartans Send Off Seniors Signorelli and Leeking With 39-6 Senior Day Win It was the final home meet of the season for the York Wrestling team as they celebrated their seniors for senior day. The Spartans cruised to a quick 39-6 victory over the Gettysburg Bullets.
  • Rhoads and Zak Captured Championships at Messiah; York has Seven Top Four Finishers
    February 08, 2014
    Rhoads and Zak Captured Championships at Messiah; York has Seven Top Four Finishers he York College wrestling squad had an outstanding Saturday as they had two champions and two runner-ups in the 2014 Messiah College Invitational in Grantham, PA.
  • Wrestling Opens February in Dominating Fashion
    February 01, 2014
    Wrestling Opens February in Dominating Fashion The York College Spartans (10-8) hosted two home matches on the first day of February. The Spartans battled to a 58-0 win over Thaddeus Stevens (0-2) and then a 48-3 win over Penn State Mont Alto (8-4).
  • York (Pa.) Set to Host Division III Mideast Wrestling Regional
    January 29, 2014
    York (Pa.) Set to Host Division III Mideast Wrestling Regional York College has been selected to host the 2014 NCAA Mideast Wrestling Regional tournament on Sunday, March 2 as announced by the NCAA recently.
  • Zak Leads Spartans to Third at Mid Penn Duals
    January 18, 2014
    Zak Leads Spartans to Third at Mid Penn Duals At the Mid-Penn Duals, the York College Spartans (9-8) entered the day with a big target on their backs as the two-time defending champs. The Spartans finished 3-1 on the duals to give them 3rd place on the day.
  • Spartans Roll Past RIT at Whitehill Duals
    January 11, 2014
    Spartans Roll Past RIT at Whitehill Duals The York College wrestling team ended their stay at the Budd Whitehill Duals with a 30-15 win over RIT on Saturday in Williamsport, PA. The Spartans finished the tournament with a 2-2 mark.
  • #8 Cortland Slips Past Spartans in Whitehill Opening Round
    January 10, 2014
    #8 Cortland Slips Past Spartans in Whitehill Opening Round The York College wrestling squad had a hard-to-swallow start to the 2014 Budd Whitehill Duals as the #8 Cortland State Red Dragons edged the Spartans 22-19 in come-from-behind fashion on Friday morning in Williamsport, PA.
  • Spartan Wrestling Splits Friday Afternoon Matches
    January 10, 2014
    Spartan Wrestling Splits Friday Afternoon Matches The York College wrestling squad split their two afternoon matches at the 2014 Budd Whitehill Duals hosted by Lycoming College in Williamsport, PA.
  • Four Spartans Shine at F&M Open
    January 04, 2014
    Four Spartans Shine at F&M Open The York College wrestling squad returned to action with a trip across the Susquehanna River to the F&M Open hosted by Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, PA. The tournament featured some of the top teams in Divisions I, II, and III.
  • Giaccio and Zak Finish Second as Spartans Finish Fifth
    December 07, 2013
    Giaccio and Zak Finish Second as Spartans Finish Fifth The York College wrestling squad had a strong showing at their 2013 New Standard Corporation Invitational on Saturday at the M&T Bank Fieldhouse in the Grumbacher Sport & Fitness Center in York. The Spartans finished fifth of 13 teams as the Green and White accumulated 79.5 points for the day.
  • Spartan Wrestling Set to Host Loaded New Standard Corporation Invitational Saturday
    December 05, 2013
    Spartan Wrestling Set to Host Loaded New Standard Corporation Invitational Saturday The York College Wrestling team will play host to one of the biggest early season tournaments Saturday in York. The 12-team New Standard Corporation Invitational will be an exciting all day event that features three of the top 12 teams in the nation and 13 nationally ranked wrestlers throughout the 10 weight classes.
  • Surging Spartans Drown Blue Jays
    November 26, 2013
    Surging Spartans Drown Blue Jays In the first home match of the season, the York College Spartans (3-4) rose up and defeated the Elizabethtown Blue Jays (2-3). The 21-12 victory gave head coach Duane Bastress his first home win of the year.
  • Bastress Gets First and Second Wins of Young Career
    November 23, 2013
    Bastress Gets First and Second Wins of Young Career Coach Duane Bastress earned his first career win in the first match of the day as the York wrestling team downed Muskingum 47-6. The Spartans also faced Thiel, Mount Union, and John Carrol and were able to finish 2-2 on the day.
  • Spartans Fall in Tri-Meet at Waynesburg
    November 16, 2013
    Spartans Fall in Tri-Meet at Waynesburg The York wrestling team (0-3) faced off in a tri-meet against Waynesburg (1-2) and Mercyhurst (2-0). York fell in both matches in a tough match-up.
  • Late Wins Lifts Lycoming Past Spartans in 2013-14 Season Opener
    November 12, 2013
    Late Wins Lifts Lycoming Past Spartans in 2013-14 Season Opener The York College wrestling squad dropped a 24-13 decision to Lycoming College to open the 2013-14 season on Tuesday night in Williamsport, PA.
  • Bastress Era Opens Tuesday at Lycoming
    November 11, 2013
    Bastress Era Opens Tuesday at Lycoming The York College wrestling squad embarks on a new era in 2013-14. Hall of Fame coach Tom Kessler stepped away from the program at the end of last season. Kessler’s long-time assistant and two-time Spartan national champion Duane Bastress stepped into the head position and the Spartans haven’t missed a beat heading into the season.
  • Bastress Era Opens Tuesday at Lycoming
    November 11, 2013
    Bastress Era Opens Tuesday at Lycoming The York College wrestling squad embarks on a new era in 2013-14. Hall of Fame coach Tom Kessler stepped away from the program at the end of last season. Kessler’s long-time assistant and two-time Spartan national champion Duane Bastress stepped into the head position and the Spartans haven’t missed a beat heading into the season.
  • Spartan Wrestling Program's Interim Suspension Lifted; Spartans Resume the Season November 12
    November 08, 2013
    Spartan Wrestling Program's Interim Suspension Lifted; Spartans Resume the Season November 12 York College has concluded its investigation of alleged hazing incidents within its Division III wrestling program. As a result, the College is lifting the program’s interim suspension, which went into effect on Oct. 30.
  • York College Places Wrestling Program on Interim Suspension
    October 30, 2013
    York College Places Wrestling Program on Interim Suspension Effective immediately, York College has placed its Division III intercollegiate wrestling program on interim suspension from all activity due to violations of the Student Code of Conduct and the Student-Athlete Code of Conduct, including hazing.
  • Spartan Wrestling Announces 2013-14 Schedule
    September 13, 2013
    Spartan Wrestling Announces 2013-14 Schedule First year York College head wrestling coach Duane Bastress has released the 2013-14 Spartan wrestling schedule.
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