• Niedrich Earns NWCA Scholar Athlete; Spartans Finish in Team GPA Top 20
    March 12, 2008
    The York College wrestling team received outstanding news yesterday as junior John Niedrich was named a 2007-08 Wrestling Scholar-Athlete as awarded by the National Wrestling Coaches Association. Niedrich is York’s 27th wrestler to earn such an accolade.
  • All Three Spartans Eliminated from NCAA Championships
    March 07, 2008
    The three York College Spartan wrestlers that advanced to the 2008 NCAA Division III National Championships in Cedar Rapids, IA all saw their tournament runs come to an end on Friday. Luke Panizzi and John Niedrich each earned one win in the tournament while Kyle Flickinger lost both of his matches at the championships Friday.
  • Links to Follow the Spartan Wrestlers at the NCAA Division III Championships
    March 06, 2008
    Three York College wrestlers will compete in the 2008 NCAA Division III National Championship Tournament starting Friday morning in Cedar Rapids, IA.
  • Spartans Cruise to 18-7 Win at Chestnut Hill
    March 05, 2008
    The York College Spartan women's lacrosse team notched an 18-7 non-conference victory at Chestnut Hill College on a crisp Wednesday afternoon in Philadelphia, PA. The Spartans improve to 2-2 overall for the campaign.
  • Achtzehn Named to NWCA Division III Wrestling Hall of Fame
    March 03, 2008
    Former Spartan head wrestling coach Rich Achtzehn has been selected to the National Wrestling Coaches Association Division III Wrestling Hall of Fame. Achtzehn, a mid-atlantic region coaching legend, will be inducted into the Hall of Fame on March 6 in Cedar Rapids, IA.
  • Flickinger and Panizzi Capture Metro Conference Championships
    February 24, 2008
    York College wrestlers Kyle Flickinger and Luke Panizzi captured individual championships at Sunday's Metropolitan Wrestling Conference championships in Wilkes-Barre, PA. The Spartans finished fourth in the nine team field as the team finished with 67.5 points.
  • Grapplers Fall 19-16 in Regular Season Finale
    February 15, 2008
    The York College wrestling squad took a tough defeat Friday evening, 19-16 as they visited Kutztown University. The 25th-ranked Spartans now stand at 14-6 on the season while the Golden Bears improve to 10-3-1.
  • #24 Spartans Roll Past Hunter, 38-6, on Saturday
    February 09, 2008
    The York College wrestling squad rolled past Hunter College, 38-6, on Saturday afternoon in New York, NY. The Spartans, who are ranked 24th in Division III, improve to 14-5 overall.
  • Wrestling Ends Home Campaign with 36-10 Win
    February 06, 2008
    The York College wrestling squad ended their home campaign with a 36-10 win over Thaddeus Stevens on Wednesday night in York. The Spartans, who are ranked 24th in the nation, improve to 13-5 overall.
  • Grapplers Take Two of Three at King's Quad
    January 26, 2008
    The York College wrestling team picked up a pair of wins Saturday afternoon at the King’s College quad. The #14 Spartans wrestled to a 27-13 victory over Gettysburg College before falling to New York University in a tight 19-16 bout. The green and white finished the day by defeating King’s College 26-10. Leaving Wilkes-Barre with a 2-1 mark, the Spartans improve on their 2007-08 record and now stand at 12-5 on the season.
  • Spartans Take Two in Quad Meet
    January 19, 2008
    The 14th-ranked York College wrestling squad took two of their three matches Saturday afternoon at York’s Grumbacher Sport & Fitness Center. The Spartans, who move to 10-4 on the season, opened the day with an impressive 51-0 performance over Scranton before dropping their second match 25-7 to Wilkes. York capped the quad-meet by handling the Apprentice School 36-10.
  • Spartans Finish Sixth at 20-Team Whitehill Duals
    January 12, 2008
    The York College wrestling squad finished sixth at the 20-team Budd Whitehill Duals this weekend at Lycoming College in Williamsport. The Spartans went 2-1 for the day on Saturday as they defeated St. John's and Springfield, and fell to Rhode Island.
  • Spartans Earn Two Wins in Three Matches at Whitehill Duals
    January 11, 2008
    The York College wrestling squad won two of their first three matches at the Budd Whitehill Duals on Friday in Williamsport, PA. The Spartans defeated Muskingum, fell to Loras by two points, and then rebounded to down #25 Wilkes in their nightcap.
  • Coach Tom Kessler and James May Selected to York Area Hall of Fame
    January 07, 2008
    York College wrestling coach Tom Kessler and former soccer star James May are among the newest members of the York Area Sports Hall of Fame. The pair will be officially inducted January 23 during York Area Sports Night held at the old Central York High School.
  • Spartans Sweep Messiah Quad Saturday
    December 07, 2007
    The 14th ranked York College wrestling squad rolled to a trio of victories on Saturday as they swept the Messiah College Quad in Grantham, PA. The Spartans defeated Morrisville State 44-10, host Messiah 28-16, and Johns Hopkins 24-19.
  • Spartan Wrestling Jumps to #14
    December 05, 2007
    The York College wrestling squad ascended three spots in the latest Brute/Adidas National Wrestling Coaches Association team rankings as released on Tuesday, December 4. The Spartans (1-1) improve to #14 after spending the previous three weeks holding down the #17 spot.
  • Flickinger and Niedrich Win Individual Championship as Spartans Finish Fourth
    December 01, 2007
    The York College wrestling squad had two wrestlers earn individual championships at the 2007 Spartan Invitational held at the Grumbacher Sport & Fitness Center. Kyle Flickinger at 125 pounds and John Niedrich at 157 pounds were the two Spartans that earned individual championships.
  • Grapplers Host 2007 Spartan Invitational
    November 29, 2007
    The York College wrestling squad hits the mat this Saturday as hosts of the 2007 Spartan Invitational. Ten teams will be in action including four of the top 30 teams in Division III and eleven nationally ranked wrestlers. The latest edition of the tournament begins at 9:30 am in York’s Grumbacher Sport and Fitness Center.
  • Four Spartans Capture Titles at Ursinus Fall Brawl
    November 19, 2007
    Senior Luke Panizzi, junior Kyle Flickinger, junior John Niedrich, and sophomore Hank Conklin each grabbed first place honors at the Ursinus Fall Brawl held on November 18.
  • Spartans Fall to Division II Shippensburg
    November 14, 2007
    The York College wrestling team fell to Division II Shippensburg University 37-10 Wednesday evening. The Spartans drop to 1-1 on the young season while the Red Raiders open their season 1-0.
  • Spartans Win Monarch Invitational; Niedrich Wins 157 Pound Bracket
    November 10, 2007
    The York College wrestling squad survived a 13-hour day to win the 2007 Kings College Monarch Invitational on Saturday afternoon in Wilkes Barre, PA. Junior John Niedrich won the 157 pound bracket as the Spartans' lone individual champion.
  • #22 Spartans Post Season Opening Win
    November 07, 2007
    The York College wrestling squad opened their 2007-08 campaign with a 30-21 victory over McDaniel College on Wednesday night at the Grumbacher Sport & Fitness Center.
  • 2007-08 York College Wrestling Preview
    November 06, 2007
    The York College wrestling team enters the 2007-08 campaign with high hopes and expectations. The Spartans enter the season ranked 22nd in the nation.
  • Flickinger, Panizzi, and "Gang Green" Rank Among Nation's Best
    November 05, 2007
    The York College wrestling team is currently ranked 22nd in the nation according to the BRUTE/NWCA Division III preseason poll. Junior All-American Kyle Flickinger is ranked 4th in the 125-pound individual poll while senior heavyweight Luke Panizzi holds the 8th spot in his division.
  • Links to the 2006-07 York College Wrestling Information
    June 01, 2007
    Below are the links for the 2006 York College Wrestling program. The links contain the 2006 schedule and results, 2006 match stories, 2006 news releases, 2006 statistics, and 2006 roster.
  • Links to the 2005-06 York College Wrestling Information
    May 31, 2007
    Below are the links for the 2005 York College Wrestling program. The links contain the 2005 schedule and results, 2005 match stories, 2005 news releases, 2005 statistics, and 2005 roster.