Katelyn Acker
Katelyn Acker
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Narvon, Pa.
High School: Pequea Valley
Major: Nursing

2012: Embarks on her senior campaign with the Green and White ... is a tremendous "counter-puncher" ... plays an extremely intelligent game ... possesses outstanding experience which will be valuable this season ... plays well under pressure ... has amazing footwork ... will once again be key to York's overall success this season.

2011: Posted a Spartan-best 12-7 singles record for the York squad ... those 12 singles wins set a new program record ... named to the All-Capital Athletic Conference second-team in both singles and doubles (along with doubles partner Sarah Wargo) ... played each of her 19 singles matches in the #2 spot ... went 4-3 in CAC matches ... teamed with Sarah Wargo for an 8-11 record as the Spartans' #1 doubles tandem.

2010: Registered a team-best 11-6 singles record playing all of her matches in the first slot ... selected to the All-Capital Athletic Conference second-team in singles ... went 3-2 in CAC matches ... teamed with Paige Doutrich at first doubles as they recorded a 5-10 record ... also won a first-doubles match with Stephanie Nelson.

2009: Started the season as York's top singles player in just her freshman campaign ... played all 16 of her rookie year matches in the first singles slot, amassing a 3-13 record ... joined with Paige Doutrich as the Spartans' lone first-singles pairing as the combined for a 4-12 mark.

Personal: Is a nursing major ... is the daughter of Verna and Clair Acker ... born on December 8, 1989 ... was #1 singles for two seasons in high school... names her sister Heidi as the person she most admires ... hobbies include snowboarding, crafting, playing with her dog, hiking, watching movies ... chose York because of the "great nursing program" ... lists her most significant athletic achievement is winning a tournament in high school ... most memorable athletic moment while with the Spartan program as helping York to a team record for season wins during her freshman and junior campaigns ... after graduation she plans on working at Lancaster General Hospital and then become a travel nurse.