Soccer Playoff Oct. 28 in York, Tennis Wins PSUAC Championship
Penn State York’s top seeded soccer team in the Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC) takes on Penn State Hazleton, the No. 4 seed, in the first round of the playoffs on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 3 p.m. in York on the campus fields. The winner of this contest will go on to play in the PSUAC championship. If York wins, they will host the championship game on Saturday, Oct. 31 at 2 p.m. at home.
In playoff action over the weekend, the Penn State York tennis team finished second behind Penn College at the annual PSUAC Tournament at State College. Despite the loss at the tournament, York was awarded the PSUAC conference championship with their season ending record of 11-1.
Winners from the weekend tournament were Nate Gambino and Derek Hoffer who won the No. 2 and No. 3 singles titles, respectively, and also combined to earn the No. 2 doubles victory. Runners-up included Mikesh Desai and David Pottle. On the women’s side, Katie Zinn and Becca Bomberger were runners-up in the singles and doubles division.
The women’s volleyball team (No. 6 seed) traveled to Penn State Beaver (No. 3 seed) to play the first round of PSUAC playoffs and lost 3-0 with scores of 25-12, 25-8, and 25-20. The team ended the season with a 9-8 record.