2008 Proves Solid for SpartansThe York College women's soccer team posted a solid performance in 2008. The green and white ended the year with an 11-7-2 record and making an appearance in the CAC championship match.
Macgregor Chosen to All-Region SquadYork College womens soccer senior Kali Macgregor was selected to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-Mid-Atlantic second-team for her outstanding performance in 2008.
Three Spartans Selected to All-CAC First-TeamThe York College womens soccer team placed a trio of student-athletes on the All-Capital Athletic Conference squad. Senior defender Kali Macgregor, senior forward Jill Stanley, and junior midfielder Lauren Stewart were each first-team choices following their stellar performances in 2008.
Spartan Incumbents March on to CAC Championship MatchThe York College women's soccer squad advanced to the CAC championship match as the green and white outlasted top-seeded Salisbury 3-1 in penalty kicks after the two squads played to a 1-1 tie in 110 minutes. The Spartans, who are the defending CAC champions, will attempt to defend their title on Saturday at second-seeded St. Mary's.
Stanley's Hat Trick Lifts Green and WhiteThe York College women's soccer squad received a hat trick from senior Jill Stanley as the green and white rolled to a 3-0 win at Wesley in a CAC contest on Saturday in Dover, Del. The Spartans have now posted double figures wins in the last 11 seasons.
Smiles Droop as Mustangs Spoil Senior DayThe York College womens soccer team dropped a heartbreaking 1-0 result to visiting Capital Athletic Conference foe Stevenson University on Spartan Senior Day, Tuesday afternoon. The York side falls to 9-6-1 on the season, including 4-3 in league play while the Mustangs up their mark to 11-5-2 and 5-1-1 in the CAC.
Five-Game Win Streak Snapped by #24 St. Mary'sThe York College women's soccer team fell 2-0 at #24 St. Mary's (Md.) Saturday afternoon in a tough Capital Athletic Conference match. The loss snaps the Spartan's five-game win streak and drops York's record to 9-5-1 including 4-2 in the CAC, while the Seahawks improve to 8-1-3 and 5-0-1 in league play.
Stanley Nets Overtime Winner as Streak Grows to FiveYork College senior forward Jill Stanley netted the game-winning goal 4:29 into the first overtime as the Spartan women's soccer team captured their fifth straight win, defeating the Gettysburg College Bullets, 1-0, on Wednesday night in Gettysburg. The Spartans improve to 9-4-1 with the win.
Spartan Offense Erupts; York Downs Gallaudet 16-0The York College womens soccer team put together an offensive barrage Tuesday evening with a 16-0 win over Gallaudet under the lights at the Bisons Hotchkiss Field. The Capital Athletic Conference victory boosts the Spartans record to 8-4-1 including 4-1 in league play, while the hosts fall to 0-13 and 0-5 in the CAC.
Lucas Emil and Jill Stanley Named CAC Co-Players of the WeekYork College soccer players Lucas Emil and Jill Stanley were named co-players of the week for their respective sports for their outstanding play this past week. Emil led the Spartans to a pair of wins including a victory at #2 Messiah while Stanley's team also went 2-0 for the week.
Spartans Shutout Marymount 4-0 in Friday CAC TiltThe York College women's soccer team rolled to a 4-0 Capital Athletic Conference victory over Marymount University on a brilliant Friday afternoon in York, PA. The Spartans, winners of three straight, improve to 7-4-1 overall and 3-1 in the CAC with the win.
Jones Lifts Spartans Over Cardinals, 2-1, in OTSophomore Ali Jones notched the game-winning goal 4:11 into overtime to lift the York College Spartans to a 2-1 win at Catholic University on a brisk Tuesday afternoon in Washington, DC. The win is the second straight overtime victory for the green and white as they improve to 6-4-1 overall.
Allen's Game-Winner Lifts Spartans Past GreyhoundsFreshman Rachel Allen gave the York College women's soccer team a 2-1 overtime win over Moravian College on Saturday afternoon in York. Allen's tally, her first career goal, came 6:10 into the first overtime and snapped York's two-game losing skid.
Messiah Tops Spartans in Non-Conference ActionThe York College women's soccer team was on the short end of a 3-0 score line against #1 Messiah College Wednesday evening from Graham Field. The Spartans drop to an even .500 on the season at 4-4-1 while Messiah improves to 8-0-2.
Salisbury Stuns Spartans with Late Golden GoalThe Salisbury University Sea Gulls got a goal with 42 seconds remaining in double overtime to hand the York College Spartans a hard-to-swallow 1-0 setback in Capital Athletic Conference showdown in a rainy Salisbury, MD on Saturday.
Jones Nets Two as Spartans Move to 2-0 in CAC PlaySophomore Ali Jones tallied a pair of goals Saturday afternoon to lift the York College womens soccer team to a 2-0 Capital Athletic Conference victory over visiting Mary Washington. The win catapults the Spartans to 4-2-1 overall and a 2-0 mark in the CAC.
Blue Jays Bounce Spartans in Regional ClashThe York College women's soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision at Elizabethtown College in a non-conference contest on Tuesday night in Elizabethtown, PA. The Spartans fall to 3-2-1 for the campaign while the Blue Jays now sport the same 3-2-1 mark.
Spartans Blank Griffins on SaturdayThe York College women's soccer team fashioned a solid effort on Saturday a they blanked Gwynedd-Mercy College 2-0 on a humid Saturday afternoon in York. The Spartans bounced back from Tuesday's tough loss with a good performance on Saturday.
Red Devils Hand Spartans 1-0 DefeatThe York College womens soccer team dropped a tough 1-0 result to visiting Dickinson College Tuesday evening at Yorks Graham Field. With the defeat, the Spartans drop to 2-1-1 on the young season, while the Red Devils improve to 2-0-2.
Spartans Capture 3-0 Victory in First CAC Contest of 2008The York College womens soccer team grabbed their second win of the 2008 campaign Wednesday evening with a 3-0 home victory over Hood. The Spartans first Capital Athletic Conference game of the season proved fruitful as the green and white move to 2-0-1 (1-0 CAC), while the Blazers fall to 0-3 (0-1 CAC).
2008 York College Women's Soccer PreviewDefending Capital Athletic Conference champions.
Thats where the York College womens soccer squad sits heading into the 2008 season. Its a position that the program is a bit unfamiliar with, however, the Spartans are very comfortable wearing the crown.
Spartans Ranked #16 by NSCAAThe York College womens soccer team enters the 2008 season still feeling the effects from their late season run at the end of 2007. The Spartans are currently ranked #16 in the nation according to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America, which releases their preseason rankings based upon the previous seasons final poll.