July 22, 2013

Three Spartans Honored by NABC

YORK, PA  - Three York College men's basketball players earned NABC (National Association of Basketball Coaches) Honors Court accolades as announced by the organization recently.

Graduated seniors Todd Maciejewski (Red Lion, Pa./Red Lion) and Chad Styer (Elizabethtown, Pa./Elizabethtown) were joined by rising senior Brian Stevko (Walnutport, Pa./Northampton) on the national list.

The NABC Honors Court honored more than 700 student-athletes from 287 colleges and universities from all three NCAA Divisions. To earn the award, the student-athlete must be a junior or senior academically, a varsity player, must earn a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher for the 2012-13 academic year and must have spent at least one year at their current institution.

Maciejewski finished the year as the Spartans' leading scorer and rebounder. He averaged 11.3 points and 7.6 rebounds per game. He shot 56.9% from the floor while he also had 51 assists and a team-high 33 steals in 26 games.

Styer had a solid year for the Spartans as he averaged 5.6 points and 1.9 rebounds per game for the Green and White. Styer played in all 26 games as he earned a start in eight of those contests. He shot 39.8% from three as he converted 39 triples for the year.

Stevko played a reserve role for the Spartans as he played in 18 games for the Green and White. He tallied 21 points on 53.3% shooting from the floor. He also added 14 rebounds, four assists, and three steals in 106 minutes of action.

Spartan head coach Matt Hunter was happy to see his three players rewarded.

"We strive to have not only good basketball players but good students as well," said Hunter. "It is good to see Todd, Chad, and Brian get recognized for their work in the classroom."

Maciejewski graduated with a Recreation Administration degree and is the son of Stephen and Donna Maciejewski. Styer finished his stay in York with a Public Relations degree and he is the son of Mike and Andrea Styer. Stevko is a Secondary Education/Social Studies major and is the son of Joseph and Monica Stevko.

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