October 25, 2010

Beshore Named Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week for a Second Time

YORK, Pa. – For the second time in the 2010 fall season, York College senior volleyball standout Alysse Beshore has garnered Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week honors. Beshore, the first repeat winner this year, helped the Green and White to a 2-0 week, improving to 25-4 overall

In the Spartans' Tuesday home match against Capital Athletic Conference foe Wesley, Beshore led the squad with eight kills in 14 attempts and only committed two errors in the 3-0 York triumph. She also posted two service aces, one block solo, and two block assists.

On Thursday, the Spartans hosted another conference foe as Marymount (Va.) invaded Charles Wolf Gymnasium. Beshore registered an even better contest as she led the home side with 17 kills on 25 attempts with an incredible zero errors. The talented senior also contributed on the defensive side with six digs, one block solo, and two block assists in aiding the Green and White to a 5-2 CAC mark

For the season, Beshore leads the Green and White with 295 kills, good for 2.92 per set, while she is hitting at a strong .327 rate. She also leads York with 13 block solos while totaling 61 block assists, the second highest mark on the squad.

Beshore's selection also marks the fourth time this season that a volleyball player has been chosen as the Spartan Athlete-of-the-Week. The squad has put together an excellent 25-4 mark this season including a string of 21 straight victories.

Beshore and the Spartans return to action on Wednesday, October 27. York travels to Salisbury, Md. to take on the always tough Sea Gulls at 7:00 pm in the Spartans final CAC regular season match of the season.

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