Spartan Men Capture Third Straight CAC Men's Commissioner's AwardFor the third consecutive year, the York College Spartans captured the Capital Athletic Conference Men’s Commissioner’s Award as announced by the conference office recently. The Spartans, after winning the award outright in the last two years, shared the title with Salisbury this season as both teams accumulated 86 points for the year.
Matt Hunter Named New Men's Basketball and Golf CoachYork College Assistant Dean for Athletics and Recreation Paul Saikia is proud to announce that Matt Hunter has been named the Spartans’ new Head Men’s Basketball and Golf coach. Hunter replaces long-time head coach Jeff Gamber who is retiring after 35 years at the helm of both Spartan programs.
Kouvaris Continues to Collect Post-Season AwardsYork College senior forward Paul Kouvaris (Baltimore, Md./Cardinal Gibbons) picked up a pair of post-season accolades as announced Monday. Kouvaris earned NABC (National Association of Basketball Coaches) first-team All-Middle Atlantic honors as voted on by the association. He also earned d3hoops.com first-team All-Middle Atlantic accolades as designated by the leading website dedicated to coverage of Division III basketball. The awards continue to pour in for Kouvaris who was named the Capital Athletic Conference Player-of-the-Year two weeks ago.
Kouvaris Heading to Salem; Spartan Senior Picked for DIII All-Star GameYork College senior men’s basketball player Paul Kouvaris has been selected to play in the 2012 Reese’s Division III College All-Star Game on Saturday, March 17 at the Salem Civic Center in Salem, VA. The game will be played as part of the 2012 NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Championship weekend.
SEND PAUL TO SALEMYork College senior forward Paul Kouvaris (Baltimore, Md./Cardinal Gibbons) has been selected to represent the Mid-Atlantic region in the fan vote for the Reese’s Division III All-Star game at the Final Four in Salem, Virginia on March 17.
Spartans' Great Run Ends in NCAA Opening RoundThe fantastic late-season run by the York College men’s basketball team came to a halt on Friday night in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament as the ninth ranked Franklin & Marshall Diplomats earned a 72-50 win in Lancaster, PA. The loss not only ended the Spartans’ season but also closed out the storied career of Spartan head coach Jeff Gamber who announced at the beginning of this season that he would retire at the end of the campaign.
Coach Gamber and the Spartans Profiled on d3hoops.comYork College men's basketball coach Jeff Gamber and the Spartans were recently profiled by Brian Falzarano on d3hoops.com approaching Friday night's NCAA Division III Tournament game at Franklin & Marshall College.
Kouvaris and Gamber Honored by the Capital Athletic ConferenceYork College senior forward Paul Kouvaris was named the 2012 Capital Athletic Conference Player-of-the-Year as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon. Kouvaris earned first-team accolades while teammate, junior guard Julian Watson, earned second-team honors. In addition to Kouvaris earning the Player-of-the-Year award, retiring Spartan head coach Jeff Gamber was named the Coach-of-the-Year.
Men's Basketball Heading to Lancaster for NCAA PlayThe Capital Athletic Conference champion York College Spartans will travel to Centennial Conference champion Franklin & Marshall College to face the host Diplomats in the opening round of the 2012 NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Tournament as announced by the NCAA on Monday afternoon.
SPARTANS CAPTURE 2012 CAC CHAMPIONSHIPThe York College men's basketball team gave retiring head coach Jeff Gamber a fantastic going away present, the 2012 Capital Athletic Conference championship. The Spartans downed the University of Mary Washington 59-51 in the tournament title game on Saturday in Fredericksburg, VA.
Elementary My Dear Watson, York Heading to CAC Title GameJunior guard Julian Watson hit a go-ahead jumper with 31 seconds left in regulation, giving the York College men’s basketball team a lead they wouldn’t relinquish as the Spartans defeated top seed St. Mary’s College 61-58 in the Capital Athletic Conference semifinals on Thursday night in St. Mary’s City.
Spartans Earn #4 Seed With 65-61 Win at SalisburyThe York College men’s basketball team closed out their regular season slate with a very clutch 65-61 road victory at Salisbury University on Saturday afternoon in Capital Athletic Conference action. The win, along with a Frostburg State University loss, allowed the Spartans to catpure the fourth seed in next week's CAC Tournament. The Spartans improve to 15-10 overall and 10-6 in the CAC.
Wolverines Edge Spartans in Senior Day ContestThe York College men’s basketball squad saw their regular season home slate come to a close with a tough 68-65 loss to Wesley College in a key Capital Athletic Conference contest on Wednesday night.
Spartans Ride Early Hot Streak to Down First Place Mary WashingtonThe York College men’s basketball team rode a 26-5 start to defeat the first-place Mary Washington Eagles 76-68 in Capital Athletic Conference play on Saturday afternoon in York. The Spartans snap a two-game skid as they improve to 14-9 overall and 9-5 overall while the Eagles fall to 16-7 overall and 11-3 in the CAC. York remains tied for third place in the league as they are locked in a tie with Frostburg State.
Hot Shooting Stevenson Slides By SpartansClutch free throw shooting lifted the Stevenson University Mustangs to a stunning 75-70 victory over the York College Spartans in Capital Athletic Conference men’s basketball action on Wednesday in Owings Mills, MD. With the loss, the Spartans fall to 13-9 overall and 8-5 in the conference. The Mustangs, who are in their last season in the CAC, end their 2011-12 home schedule with a mark of 6-17 overall and 3-11 in the CAC. The Spartans are now in a three-way tie for third place as York, Frostburg State and Wesley are all 8-5 in the league.
St. Mary's Slips By Spartans in Tough CAC ContestSt. Mary’s College guard Chris Hutchinson hit a jumper with 1.4 seconds left to lift the Seahawks to a tightly contested 54-52 Capital Athletic Conference win on Wednesday night in a battle for second place in the conference in St. Mary’s City, MD. The Seahawks improve to 15-6 overall and 9-3 in the CAC while the Spartans have their six-game win streak snapped as they fall to 13-8 overall and 8-4 in the league.
Kouvaris Named the CAC Men's Basketball Player of the WeekSpartan senior basketball player Paul Kouvaris has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending January 29. It is the third time this season that Kouvaris has been honored by the league for his outstanding play.
Men's Basketball Pushes Win Streak to SixThe York College men’s basketball team used another all-around solid game to post a 72-63 Capital Athletic Conference win over Hood College on Saturday afternoon at Wolf Gymnasium. The victory is the sixth straight for the Spartans as they improve to 13-7 overall and 8-3 in the CAC. The Blazers fall to 12-8 overall and 4-7 in the league.
Spartans Best Frostburg; Nab Fifth Straight TriumphThe York College men’s basketball team used a total team effort Wednesday evening to best visiting Frostburg St. 81-73 in a tough Capital Athletic Conference tilt. The Spartans (12-7, 7-3 CAC) avenge their loss to the Bobcats (9-10, 6-4 CAC) earlier this season and pick up their fifth straight win, each of which have come against CAC competition. York now stands in sole possession of third-place in the conference standings.
Balanced Effort Powers York Past MarymountThe York College men’s basketball team overcame an eight point second half deficit to record a 67-58 Capital Athletic Conference victory over Marymount University in Arlington, VA on Saturday afternoon. The Spartans, winners of four straight, improve to 11-7 overall and 6-3 in the CAC. The Saints fall to 4-13 overall and 1-8 in the league.
York College Announces Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2012The York College Athletic Department, in conjunction with the York College Alumni Office, is proud to announce the Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2012. This year’s class is comprised of men’s basketball player Dave Martins, women’s cross country runner Beth Ann Hooper and men’s soccer forward Matt Shealer. The class is the 22nd in the hall’s history and the three honorees bring the total number of former Spartan standouts enshrined to 79.
Kouvaris and Maciejewski Power Spartans Past MustangsThe York College men’s basketball team earned a hard-fought 59-46 Capital Athletic Conference win over Stevenson University on Wednesday night in York. The Spartans, winners of three straight, improve to 10-7 overall and conclude the first half of the conference schedule at 5-3. The Mustangs fall to 4-12 overall and 1-6 in the loop.
Watson Powers Team Effort as York Downs SalisburyJunior guard Julian Watson paced four Spartans in double figures as the York College men’s basketball team notched a 71-63 victory over Salisbury University in Capital Athletic Conference action on Saturday afternoon in York. The Spartans improve to 9-7 overall and 4-3 in the CAC while the Sea Gulls drop to 2-4 in the league and 9-6 overall.
Spartans Fall at UMW on SaturdayThe York College men’s basketball team dropped a 73-67 Capital Athletic Conference decision at the University of Mary Washington on Saturday afternoon in Fredericksburg, VA. The Eagles remain in first place in the conference as they improve to 5-0 in the league and 10-4 overall. The Spartans are now 7-7 overall and 2-3 in the conference.
Spartans Fall at #14 CabriniThe 14th ranked Cabrini College Cavaliers got back on the winning side of the ledger with an 83-66 victory over the York College Spartans on Wednesday night in Randor, PA. The Cavaliers, who lost their first game of the year last Friday night at Centre College, improve to 10-1 overall while they also have extended their home win streak to 34 games.
Spartans Down Delaware Valley in CVC Consolation GameThe York College men’s basketball team bounced back from a poor performance on Wednesday with a solid 73-56 win over Delaware Valley on Thursday afternoon in the consolation game of the 12th Annual Coaches vs. Cancer Classic in York.
Kouvaris Reaches 1,000 Career Points; Spartans Fall to LionsSenior forward Paul Kouvaris scored 23 points including his 1,000th career point but it was not enough to lift the York College men’s basketball team to victory as the Spartans fell to PSU-Abington 83-73 on Wednesday night in the opening round of the 2011 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic in York.
Kouvaris Named CAC Player of the WeekFor the second time this season, York College senior forward Paul Kouvaris has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week. Kouvaris, who earned the award on the week of December 5, captured this week's award on the strength of his performance in the win over La Roche last Tuesday.
Offense Flourishes as Spartans Roll Past La Rochehe York College men’s basketball team ended the fall semester portion of their campaign with an impressive 94-71 victory over La Roche College in a non-conference contest at Charles Wolf Gym on Wednesday evening. The Spartans improve to 6-4 overall while the Redhawks have their five game win streak snapped, falling to 7-2 overall.
Spartans Fall at Frostburg on SaturdayThe York College men’s basketball team dropped a hard-fought 82-73 Capital Athletic Conference decision to Frostburg State University on Saturday afternoon in Frostburg, MD. The Spartans fall to 5-4 overall and 2-2 in the league while the Bobcats improve to 4-4 overall and 3-1 in the conference.
Seahawks Edge Spartan in Classic CAC ContestSt. Mary’s Chris Hutchinson hit a go-ahead lay up with 36 seconds left in regulation to lift the Seahawks to a 71-69 Capital Athletic Conference win over the host York College Spartans on Wednesday night at Charles Wolf Gymnasium in York. The loss snaps York’s modest two game win streak as the Spartans are now 5-3 overall and 2-1 in the league. St. Mary’s improves to 6-2 overall and 2-0 in the conference.