2012-13 York College Women's Basketball News

April 5, 2013
Spartan Basketball Raises Over $9,000 For The Fight vs. Cancer
The York College men's and women's basketball teams took a pledge to help in the fight against cancer this season. All together the teams raised a total of $9,062.

March 13, 2013
Hicks Named First-Team All-Atlantic Region
York College junior forward Brittany Hicks earned first-team All-Atlantic Region by D3hoops.com, the premier Division III Basketball web site.

February 26, 2013
Hicks, Haley, and Wallpher Earn All-CAC Accolades
Three York College women’s basketball players were named to the 2012-13 Capital Athletic Conference all league teams as announced by the conference office on Tuesday.

February 21, 2013
Ice Cold First Half Costs Spartan Women at UMW
The York College women’s basketball suffered a familiar fate as they fell to the University of Mary Washington Eagles 55-49 in the semifinals of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament on Thursday night in Fredericksburg, VA.

February 19, 2013
Hicks Named to the D3hoops.com National Team of the Week
York College junior Brittany Hicks has been named to the prestigious D3hoops.com National Team of the Week as announced by the site on Tuesday morning. Hicks picks up the honor after averaging 26 points and 14 rebounds per contest in two York games last week.

February 19, 2013
Spartans Clobber Frostburg For Playoff Win
The York College women’s basketball team clobbered Frostburg State 74-38 in the first round of Capital Athletic Conference playoffs on Tuesday evening at Wolf Gymnasium.

February 16, 2013
Spartans Finish Regular Season With a Bang
The York College women's basketball team beat Frostburg 83-44 in the final game of the regular season on Saturday afternoon at Wolf Gymnasium.

February 13, 2013
Hicks Huge Night Not Enough for Spartans in Loss at UMW
York College junior forward Brittany Hicks tallied a career-high 32 points but it wouldn’t be enough for the Spartans to overcome the University of Mary Washington Eagles as the hosts picked up a 76-67 Capital Athletic Conference win on Wednesday night.

February 9, 2013
Hicks Gets 1,000 and Wallpher Reaches 500 as Spartans Cruise Past Wesley
The York College women’s basketball team had a milestone type of game in their 69-39 win over Wesley on Saturday afternoon in York. Junior forward Brittany Hicks became the 14th Spartan to reach the 1,000 career point mark while junior point guard Aja Wallpher handed out her 500th career assist.

February 2, 2013
Big First Half Lifts Spartans Past Sea Gulls in Key CAC Win
The York College women’s basketball team needed a victory at Salisbury on Saturday. The Spartans got that victory in impressive fashion as they downed the Sea Gulls 72-50 in Capital Athletic Conference action at the Maggs Center.

January 30, 2013
Spartans Can't Overcome Early Deficit at Marymount
The York College women’s basketball team suffered a 53-44 loss on Wednesday evening at Marymount in a Capital Athletic Conference matchup. The Spartans fall two games out of first place as their three-game win streak got snapped.

January 28, 2013
Haley Named the CAC Player of the Week
York College junior women's basketball forward Kristen Haley has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon.

January 26, 2013
Haley Reaches 1,000 Points as Huge Second Half Powers Spartans to Win
Junior forward Kristen Haley poured in a career-high 27 points en route to her 1,000th career point as the Spartans rolled past St. Mary's 77-54 in Capital Athletic Conference play on Saturday afternoon in York.

January 24, 2013
Spartans Double Their Pleasure in Victory over Generals
The York College women’s basketball team walked away with a 61-48 victory over Washington & Lee on Thursday evening at Charles Wolf Gymnasium. Juniors Brittany Hicks and Kristen Haley both earned double-doubles in the first ever meeting between these two teams.

January 21, 2013
Balanced Effort Lifts Spartans Over Green Terror
The York College women's basketball team placed three players in double figures as they rolled past the McDaniel College Green Terror 63-45 in a non-conference contest on Monday night in Westminster, Md.

January 19, 2013
Eagles Clip the Spartans in CAC First Place Showdown
The University of Mary Washington’s women’s basketball team notched a 50-47 win over the host York College Spartans in a battle for first place in the Capital Athletic Conference on Saturday in York.

January 16, 2013
Spartans Roll Past Frostburg; Remain Tied For First
The York College women’s basketball team rolled past Frostburg State 56-40 in an important Capital Athletic Conference matchup Wednesday night at Frostburg.

January 12, 2013
Crisp Effort Lifts Spartans over Saints; Spartans Pull into First Place Tie
The York College women’s basketball team picked up a much-needed victory as the Spartans handed the red-hot Marymount University Saints a 57-44 loss at Charles Wolf Gymnasium in Capital Athletic Conference play on Saturday afternoon.

January 9, 2013
Sea Gulls Extend Spartan Slide to Three
The York College women’s basketball team got outscored 37-24 in the second half as they fell to Salisbury University 66-53 in Capital Athletic Conference action on Wednesday night in York.

January 7, 2013
Big Second-Half Run Lifts #17 Catholic Over #18 Spartans
The nationally ranked Catholic University Cardinals came into Charles Wolf Gymnasium and used a 21-5 second half run to earn a 60-52 non-conference win over the host York College Spartans on Monday night York.

January 5, 2013
Stockton Knocks #11 Spartans From the Ranks of the Unbeaten
The York College women's basketball team saw their school-record 11-game season opening win streak come to an end as the Green and White dropped a 61-51 non-conference decision to Richard Stockton on Saturday in York.

January 3, 2013
Teddy Bears Fly as Spartans Down Blue Jays, 66-55
The York College women’s had two big events going on Thursday night. Sure they had a non-conference game scheduled with local rival Elizabethtown. However, the centerpiece of the evening came at halftime when the Spartans participated in the Teddy Bear Toss, an event benefiting Bekah Tuckey, the Kimmel Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins Hospital and Caitlyns’ Smile.

January 2, 2013
Women's Basketball Hosts Teddy Bear Toss on Thursday
York College freshman women’s basketball player Abbey Rhodes wants to make a difference. Rhodes has a track record with making a difference.Rhodes and the York College women’s basketball team will hold a “Teddy Bear Toss” during halftime of the Spartans’ January 3 non-conference contest against Elizabethtown College.

December 31, 2012
Wallpher Named the CAC Player of the Week
York College junior point guard Aja Wallpher was named the Capital Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending December 30 as announced by the league office on Monday.

December 30, 2012
Defense Powers Spartans to Coaches vs. Cancer Championship
The nationally ranked York College women’s basketball squad rode a great defensive effort to capture the title of the Sixth Coaches vs. Cancer Classic tournament on Sunday afternoon in York. The Spartans defeated a hot College of New Jersey squad 56-48 at the Grumbacher Center to earn the title.

December 29, 2012
Spartans Survive Wheaton Scare; Advance to the CVC Championship Game
The nationally ranked York College women’s basketball team narrowly avoided an upset in the opening round of the Sixth Coaches vs. Cancer Classic in York as the Spartans edged the Wheaton College Lyons 55-54 in the opening round of the tournament on Saturday night in York.

December 26, 2012
Coaches vs. Cancer Classic Tournament Home Page
York College is proud to host the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic Tournament homepage. Both the Spartan men's and women's basketball teams host the tournament as a part of their collective fight against cancer.

December 8, 2012
Spartans Head to Break a Perfect 8-0
The York College women’s basketball team remained perfect on the season as the Spartans rolled to a 67-35 Capital Athletic Conference victory at Wesley College on Saturday afternoon at Wentworth Gymnasium in Dover, Delaware.

December 7, 2012
Spartans Look Finish Fall Semester with a Flourish
The Spartans’ women’s basketball team travel to Dover, Delaware on Saturday, December 8 to face the Wesley College Wolverines in a Capital Athletic Conference matchup. The game is scheduled for a 1:00 pm tip time at Wentworth Gym.

December 4, 2012
Women's Basketball Remains Perfect with 26-Point Win over F&M
The nationally ranked York College women’s basketball team rode another outstanding defensive performance to remain unbeaten after a 67-41 victory over Franklin & Marshall College on Monday.

December 1, 2012
#15 Spartans Open Conference Play with Solid Road Victory
The 15th ranked York College women’s basketball team used a big second half to earn a 62-48 Capital Athletic Conference road victory at St. Mary’s College on Saturday afternoon in the conference opener for both squads.

November 30, 2012
#15 Spartans Head to St. Mary's to Open Up CAC Play
The York College women’s basketball team is off to a great start to the 2012-2013 season. The Spartans are currently 5-0 and ranked #15 in the country in the USA Today Coaches Poll.

November 27, 2012
Defense Grounds Gophers as #15 Spartans Cruise to Fifth Win
The York College women’s basketball team used great defense and a resurgent offense to down Goucher College 75-45 in a non-conference contest in Towson, MD on Tuesday night.

November 25, 2012
Spartan Women Grind Out a Road Win at Gettysburg
The nationally ranked York College women’s basketball team shook off a very sluggish first half to upend host Gettysburg College 63-58 in a non-conference contest in Bream Gymnasium on Sunday afternoon.

November 19, 2012
Hicks Named the CAC Player of the Week
York College junior forward Brittany Hicks was named the Capital Athletic Conference women's basketball player of the week as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. Hicks led the nationally ranked Spartans to a trio of victories to start the season.

November 18, 2012
Spartans Win Daly Seven Hotels Classic; Hicks Named Tournament MVP
The nationally ranked York College Spartan women’s basketball team earned a quality road win on Sunday as they edged host Guilford College 55-51 in the second round of the Daly Seven Hotels Classic in Greensboro, NC. The Spartans captured the Classic format title due to their perfect 2-0 record in the tournament.

November 17, 2012
Women's Basketball Downs Roanoke in Greensboro
The York College women’s basketball team overcame spotty shooting and 24 turnovers to post a 57-34 victory over Roanoke in the opening round of the Daly Seven Hotels Classic hosted by Guilford College in Greensboro, NC.

November 15, 2012
2012-13 York College Women's Basketball Season Preview
The 2012-13 edition of the York College women's basketball team has high expectations after last season's 24-6 mark. The Spartans, who made their second trip to the Sweet 16 in the last four years, return four junior starters as they begin the season ranked in both major women's basketball polls.

November 15, 2012
Stellar Defensive Effort Lifts #19 Spartans to Season Opening Win
The York College women's basketball opened their season with a 55-44 home victory over the Johns Hopkins Blue Jays on Thursday night in York. The Spartans are ranked 19th in the nation according to the USA Today/ESPN Coaches Poll and 18th in the d3hoops.com poll.

October 30, 2012
Women's Hoops Ranked in Both Preseason Polls
The York College women’s basketball team enters the upcoming season ranked in both the WBCA (Women’s Basketball Coaches Association) and d3hoops.com preseason polls.

October 17, 2012
Women's Basketball Season Tickets Now Available
York College head women's basketball coach Betsy Witman has announced that season tickets for the 2012-13 Spartan season are now available.

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