McDaniel Edges Spartans in Non-Conference Tilt

Ryan Hussey photo courtesy of David Sinclair photography.
Ryan Hussey photo courtesy of David Sinclair photography.

YORK, PA – The Spartans fell to the McDaniel Green Terror 2-1 in a non-conference tilt on a muggy Wednesday evening at Graham Field.


Match #3

Final Score: York 1 - McDaniel 2

Records: York 1-2, McDaniel 2-0

Shots: York 16 – McDaniel 14

Shots on Goal: York 7 – McDaniel 6

Corner Kicks: York 10 – McDaniel 4

Saves: York 4 – McDaniel 6


How It Happened:

  • The Green Terror capitalized on some sloppy play in the box by York and Kristen Worry took advantage by placing the ball in the open net in the 19thminute.
  • The Spartans dominated possession throughout the first half and it paid dividends when Ryan Hussey connected on a through ball from Caitlyn Findlay to tie the game up 1-1 in the 42ndminute.
  • McDaniel took the lead back when Kristen Worry put a low one-time shot passed the Spartan keeper in the 52ndminute off an assist from Lindsey Farrell.
  • York was able to create quality chances on all their corners but were unable to find the back of the net while McDaniel keeperKatherine Carstensen made a few key saves down the stretch to salvage the 2-1 victory.


Spartan Leaders

Ryan Hussey: 1 goal, 2 shots, 2 shots on goal

Caitlyn Findlay: 1 assist, 2 shots, 1 shot on goal

Natalie McCarthy: 5 shots, 2 shots on goal


Green Terror Leaders

Kristen Worry: 2 goals, 4 shots, 2 shots on goal

Lindsay Farrell: 1 assist, 2 shots, 1 shot on goal

Kirsten Gibson: 2 shots, 1 shot on goal


Goalie Comparison

Sydney Kahn (YCP): 90 minutes played, 2 goals allowed, 4 saves, (Loss, 1-2)

Katherine Carstensen (McD): 90 minutes played, 1 goal allowed, 6 saves, (Win, 1-0)



York is now 4-4-1 against the Green Terror … they have dropped four straight to the hands of McDaniel … junior Ryan Hussey tallied her team leading fourth goal of the season … York notched a season-high 10 corner kicks … the Spartans now have a 1-1 record at home.


Up Next

The Spartans go on the road to face the Dickinson College Red Devils this Saturday in a non-conference bout. Kick off slated for 1:00 pm in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.