Parshall Nabs CAC HonorsSenior runner Mandy Parshall was named the Capital Athletic Conference Women’s Track Athlete of the Week as the York College women’s track & field squad picks up yet another CAC weekly honor. This marks the fifth time this season that a Spartan has garnered a weekly conference award and Parshall’s second of the year.
Five Spartan Records Tumble at Paul Kaiser ClassicThe York College women’s track & field team had a tremendous day at the 2011 Paul Kaiser Classic hosted by Shippensburg University. The Spartans set new program records in five different events while one of the marks proved a provisional qualifier for the NCAA Outdoor National Championships.
Rowlands Chosen as the CAC Women's Track & Field Rookie of the YearThe York College Spartans women’s track & field team received terrific news on Tuesday as freshman Laura Rowlands was named the 2011 Capital Athletic Conference Women’s Track & Field Rookie of the Year. Rowlands proved a tremendously successful performer for the Green and White as she won a trio of individual titles – sweeping the jumping events – while also contributing in York’s 4x100 relay triumph.
Edwards, Rowlands Named Co-Spartan Athletes of the WeekFor the first time in the 2010-2011 academic year, the Spartan Athlete of the Week honor goes to two York College student-athletes. York College men’s track’s Ben Edwards and women’s track’s Laura Rowlands each led their squad to impressive finishes at the 2011 Capital Athletic Conference Championships held at York College.
Spartans Make History; Take Second For First TimeThe York College women’s track & field team did something no other Spartan women’s track program had done before as the 2011 squad took second-place at the annual Capital Athletic Conference Championships. Finishing either third or fourth in each year since the competition started in 1994, the Green and White captured second at the 2011 CAC Championships, posting 131 points. First-place Salisbury scored 183 while third-place Mary Washington took third with 107.
Relay Records Fall at Messiah InvitationalIn their final meet before next Saturday’s Capital Athletic Conference Championships, the York College women’s track & field squad competed at the Messiah College Falcon Invitational in nearby Grantham, Pa. The Spartans, who used the meet as a tune-up event, placed 10th out of the 16 squads in attendance snagging 33 points.
York Posts Strong Effort; Wins Own Green & White InvitationalSophomore Tuesday Wilson and freshman Laura Rowlands set new records Saturday as the York College women’s track & field team won the 2011 Green & White Invitational at York. The Spartans collected nine event victories as they posted 184 points in the nine-team meet.
Spartans Compete at Messiah QuadThe York College women’s track & field squad sent a group of student-athletes to the Messiah Quad on Wednesday. The Spartans, limited by sheer numbers, took third of the four teams in attendance, registering 23 points.
Parshall, Rowlands Nab Weekly CAC HonorsThe York College women’s track & field squad picked up two Capital Athletic Conference weekly honors as Mandy Parshall was named the CAC Women’s Track Athlete of the Week while Laura Rowlands collected the league’s Women’s Field Athlete of the Week accolade.
Spartans Finish Fourth at Goucher ClassicThe York College women’s track & field team snagged third place out of nine teams Saturday as they competed at the Goucher Track & Field Classic. The Spartans picked up numerous top-five finishes on the day including three individual wins.
Spartans Collect Pair of Wins at LVC InvitationalThe York College women’s track & field team sent a division of Spartans to the Lebanon Valley Invitational on Friday in Annville, Pa. The Green and White registered a pair of first-place finishes while taking second in five events.
Rowlands, Spence, Parshall Lead Spartans at York RelaysThe York College women’s track & field team opened up their 2011 outdoor home slate on Saturday as hosts of the York Relays. The non-team scored meet saw the Spartans post several quality results as they embark on the outdoor campaign.
Spartans Compete at North Florida InvitationalThe York College women’s track & field team opened up their 2011 outdoor campaign, competing at the University of North Florida Spring Break Invitational. The Spartans gained valuable experience going up against such programs as Florida State, West Virginia, Pepperdine, South Florida, and Winthrop.
2011 York College Women's Track & Field Season PreviewThe York College women's track & field squad enters the 2011 campaign with exceptionally high hopes. Sporting one of their most talented squads in recent memory, the Spartans are primed for a run to the top of the Capital Athletic Conference.
Rowlands Selected as Spartan Athlete-of-the-WeekYork College women's track & field freshman Laura Rowlands has been chosen as the most recent Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week after her tremendous performance at the Mason Dixon Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships on Sunday in Newport News, Va.
Rowlands Named Mason Dixon Women's Field Athlete-of-the-YearFreshman Laura Rowlands was named the Women’s Field Athlete-of-the-Year as the York College women’s track & field team finished fourth at the 2011 Mason Dixon Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships on Sunday, February 20. The Green and White posted 50 team points on the day, taking the fourth spot out of the nine competing schools.
More Records Fall as Spartans Take ThirdThe York College women’s track & field squad put together a quality showing Thursday evening at the Ursinus College Open indoor meet. The Spartans took third out of the six squads, tallying 106 points, while tying or breaking five school records.
Spartan Split Squad Competes at Delaware and LVCThe York College women’s track & field squad split their squad Saturday, sending contingents to the Thomson Invitational at the University of Delaware as well as the Lebanon Valley Invitational at Lebanon Valley College. The Spartans finished 13th out of the 24 Division I, II, and III squads at Delaware – competing in events against only Division II and III squads – and performed well at LVC.
Spartans Open 2010-2011 at Dickinson IndoorThe York College women’s track & field team kicked-off their 2010-2011 season on Saturday at the Dickinson Indoor Invitational. The Spartans snagged a third-place team finish, ending up with 86 points, out of the eight schools in attendance. York set several school records during the meet, a great sign for a solid season.