2006-07 Baseball News

August 3, 2007
Young Inks Professional Contract
Former York College shortstop Jeff Young (Wilmington, DE/Brandywine) signed a professional contract with the Kalamazoo Kings on Friday morning. Young, a four-year starter for the green and white, just wrapped up his Spartan career in May at the NCAA Tournament.

June 19, 2007
Brower Named CAC Co-Male Scholar Athlete of the Year
York College senior right-handed pitcher Chris Brower (Mont Clare, PA/Spring-Ford) was named the 2006-07 Capital Athletic?Conference Co-Male Scholar Athlete-of-the-Year as announced by the conference office recently. Brower shared the award with Mary Washington basketball player Justin Baker and it marks the third straight year a Spartan has earned the award as Brandon Bushey captured the honor in 2004-05 and 2005-06.

May 29, 2007
Brower and Young Named ABCA All-South Region
Senior captains Chris Brower and Jeff Young were selected to the 2007 ABCA All-South Region squads as announced by the ABCA. Brower and Young combined to lead the Spartans to a record of 32-14 in 2007.

May 19, 2007
Ferrum Ends Spectacular Spartan Season in NCAA Tournament
The Ferrum College Panthers eliminated the York College Spartans 17-9 in the 2007 NCAA Division III Ferrum Regional on Saturday morning in Ferrum, VA. The Spartans conclude their campaign with a stellar mark of 32-14.

May 18, 2007
Spartans Send Sea Gulls Packing
The York College baseball team avoided elimination for a second time in as many games as the Spartans sent Capital Athletic Conference rival Salisbury University home with a 4-3 victory on Friday morning in the NCAA tournament at Ferrum College.

May 18, 2007
Austin Twirls a Gem in the Spartans' 5-1 Win over Methodist
The York College Spartans continued to battle elimination as they remained alive in the 2007 NCAA Division III Tournament with a 5-1 victory over Methodist University in tournament action on Friday evening.

May 17, 2007
Spartans Pound Mustangs to Remain Alive in Tournament
The York College baseball team hammered the Villa Julie Mustangs, 21-0, in an elimination game at the NCAA Division III Baseball Tournament Ferrum Regional on Thursday afternoon. The green and white exploded for 22 hits after struggling offensively in recent games.

May 16, 2007
Host Panthers and Rain Derail Spartans in Opening Round
The York College Spartans battled two foes during Wednesday's NCAA Tournament opening round game. The Ferrum Panthers and the rain. Both of their opponents earned a win as the Panthers defeated the Spartans 10-2 in Ferrum, VA. The rain cost the Spartans a dynamic first four innings from ace Chris Brower.

May 6, 2007
Spartans Split Season-Ending Twinbill at NC Wesleyan
The York College baseball team ended their 2007 campaign with a doubleheader split against North Carolina Wesleyan on Sunday afternoon in Rocky Mount, NC. The Spartans captured game one, 6-1, before the Bishops battled back to win game two, 6-2. The Bishops end the season with a mark of 28-16 while the green and white conclude the regular season with a record of 29-12.

May 5, 2007
Spartans Drop 6-1 Decision to Methodist in Opener of North Carolina Trip
The York College baseball team began their season-ending three-game trip to North Carolina with a 6-1 loss at Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC.

May 2, 2007
#16 Johns Hopkins Edges Spartans with Ninth Inning Home Run
Johns Hopkins’ catcher Rob Sanzillo hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning to give the visiting Blue Jays a 7-6 regional victory over York College on Wednesday afternoon in York. The Spartans fall to 28-10 with the setback while the 16th-ranked Blue Jays head into the Centennial Conference championship tournament with a record of 30-8.

May 1, 2007
Brower Picks Up Win Number Eight with 7-3 Victory over Gettysburg
Senior Chris Brower made his final start at Jaquet Field a successful one as he led the Spartans to a 7-3 win over Gettysburg College on Tuesday afternoon in York.

April 29, 2007
Craig's Game-Winner Lifts Spartans Over Captains, 6-5, on Sunday
Sophomore second baseman Ryan Craig stroked a game-winning single in the bottom of the eighth, plating Ryan Poff, as the Spartans defeated Christopher Newport 6-5 on a sun-drenched Sunday afternoon in York.

April 28, 2007
Third-Ranked Cortland Rolls Past Spartans on Senior Day in York
Senior day at York College turned out to be a bad day for the green and white as the third-ranked Cortland Red Dragons rolled past the Spartans 14-0 in non-conference play on Saturday.

April 25, 2007
Brower Twirls One Hit Gem in 4-0 Win over F&M
Senior right-hander Chris Brower dominated Franklin & Marshall on Wednesday as he tossed a one-hit gem in the Spartans' 4-0 win over the Diplomats in Lancaster, PA.

April 24, 2007
Spartans Slide Past Rutgers-Newark, 4-3, on Tuesday
The York College Spartans snapped a two-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over Rutgers-Newark on Tuesday in York.

April 21, 2007
Salisbury Shutout Spartans in CAC Quarterfinals
The York College baseball team dropped a 6-0 decision to the fourth seeded Salisbury University Sea Gulls in the quarterfinals of the 2007 Capital Athletic Conference tournament on Saturday in York.

April 21, 2007
Mary Washington Eliminates Top-Seeded Spartans in CAC Semifinals
The York College baseball squad dropped a hard-to-swallow 11-1 loss to the University of Mary Washington in the semifinals of the 2007 Capital Athletic Conference tournament in York.

April 19, 2007
Brower Tosses Spartans Past Cardinals in CAC Second Round
The York College baseball squad rode the right arm of senior ace Chris Brower as the Spartans downed Catholic 5-2 in the second round of the 2007 Capital Athletic Conference tournament.

April 18, 2007
Spartans Cruise Past Bison in CAC Opener
The York College baseball team cruised past Gallaudet, 16-3, in the opening round of the 2007 Capital Athletic Conference tournament on Wednesday afternoon in York.

April 14, 2007
Spartans Conclude CAC Regular Season With 9-0 Shutout Win
The York College baseball team clinched the top seed in the 2007 CAC tournament with a 9-0 shutout win over St. Mary's on a beautiful Saturday afternoon in York.

April 11, 2007
Seahawks Stun Spartans, Hand York 5-4 CAC Loss
The St. Mary's College Seahawks stunned the York College Spartans,5-4, in CAC play on a windy Wednesday afternoon in St. Mary's City, MD.

April 11, 2007
Spartans Trounce Cardinals, 14-3, on Friday
The Spartans edged closer to a CAC regular season championship with a 14-3 drubbing of Catholic University on Friday in York.

April 8, 2007
Brower and Frisch Combine to Shut Down Salisbury
The Spartans capped a regular season sweep of Salisbury on Easter Sunday as they notched a 3-1 win in Salisbury.

April 1, 2007
Spartans Shutout Eagles in CAC Action
Senior Chris Brower and junior Tim Frisch combined to twirl a two-hit 6-0 shutout of Mary Washington on Sunday in York.

March 31, 2007
Spartans Roll Past Bison in CAC Play
The York College baseball team cruised past Gallaudet in CAC action on Saturday in Washington, DC.

March 29, 2007
Spartans Finish Season Sweep of Mustangs, 11-4, on Thursday
The Spartans completed their season sweep of Villa Julie on Thursday, downing the Mustangs 11-4.

March 27, 2007
Spartans Outslug Red Hawks, 11-7, at Jaquet
The Spartan baseball squad recorded an 11-7 win over Montclair State in non-conference action on Tuesday in York.

March 26, 2007
Spartans Edge Hopkins 3-2 on Monday
The York College baseball squad posted a 3-2 win at Johns Hopkins on Monday afternoon in Baltimore.

March 25, 2007
Spartans Down Mustangs, 4-1
The York College Spartan baseball squad defeated Villa Julie College 4-1 on Sunday afternoon in York.

March 22, 2007
Austin Twirls Four-Hit Gem
Sophomore righthander Matt Austin threw a four-hit shutout as the Spartans downed Rowan University 5-0 on Thursday.

March 21, 2007
Frisch Tosses Spartans Past Cardinals
Junior pitcher Tim Frisch tossed a complete game to power the Spartans past Catholic University 10-2 in a Capital Athletic Conference contest on Wednesday in Washington, DC.

March 14, 2007
Eagles Snap Spartan Streak at Six
The Mary Washington Eagles posted a come-from-behind 5-3 victory over York College in a Capital Athletic Conference contest on Wednesday in Fredericksburg.

March 13, 2007
Spartans Shutout Blue Jays in Non-Conference Contest
The York College baseball squad extended their win streak to six with a 2-0 win over Elizabethtown on Tuesday in Elizabethtown, PA

March 3, 2007
Spartans End Florida Swing 5-0
The York College baseball team closed out the Florida portion of their 2007 spring trip with a 5-3 victory over St. John's (Minn.) on Saturday in Port Charlotte, FL.

March 2, 2007
Spartans Edge Johnson & Wales, 2-1, Friday
The Spartan baseball team remained hot with a 2-1 win over Johnson & Wales on Friday in Port Charlotte, FL.

March 1, 2007
Spartans Roll Past Alma in Florida
The Spartan baseball team exploded for a 17-7 win over Alma College on Thursday afternoon in Port Charlotte, FL.

February 28, 2007
Spartans Posts Second Straight Win
The York College baseball squad rolled past Concordia College, 15-3, on Wednesday afternoon in the second game of their stay in Port Charlotte, FL.

February 27, 2007
Spartans Open Florida Swing with Big Win
The York College baseball squad began their stay in Port Charlotte, FL with a 13-7 win over Rose-Hulman College on Tuesday afternoon.

February 25, 2007
Emory Edges Spartans 7-6 in 10 Innings
The Spartan baseball team dropped their third one-run decision of the year as Emory edged the Spartans 7-6 in ten innings on Sunday afternoon in Atlanta, GA.

February 24, 2007
Spartans Split a Pair During Day Two of Rawlings Southern Classic
The York College baseball team split a pair of games on Saturday as they fell to Emory 6-5 before besting Virginia Wesleyan 9-5 in the nightcap.

February 23, 2007
York Falls in Season Opener
The York College baseball team suffered a 3-2 setback at the hands of Virginia Wesleyan College in the opening game of the Rawlings Southern Classic in Atlanta, GA.

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Spartan Offense Rolls Past Elizabethtown
The York College offense exploded for 15 runs en route to a 15-4 win over Elizabethtown on Monday.

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Flying Dutchmen End Spartan Winning Streak at 10
The Spartan baseball squad suffered a 12-11 loss in 11 innings at Lebanon Valley College on Tuesday.

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Spartans Slide By Sea Gulls in Critical CAC C ontest
Junior Tim Frisch and senior Chris Brower combined to hold Salisbury to one run as the Spartans defeated the Sea Gulls 3-1 on Wednesday.

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Sloppy Spartans Hold Off Bridgewater on a Chilly Friday
The York College baseball team overcame some sloppy play on a very cold day at Jaquet Field on Friday, defeating Bridgewater 6-5 in non-conference play.