Stephanie York

Stephanie York

YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Elkhart, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL Jimtown

Fall 2011: Played eight singles and six doubles matches during the fall ... played number three singles for the Crusaders.

2010-2011: Won four singles and four doubles matches on the season ... tied for the team lead in doubles victories ... won  first two singles matches of the fall in straight sets against Goshen and Green Bay ... added back-to-back victories over Kalamazoo and Saint Joseph’s (Ind.) in February played mainly fourth singles ... teamed with Jackie O’Reilly in doubles at the top spot ... the duo downed Goshen and Roosevelt in the fall and Saint Joseph’s and Indiana Wesleyan during the spring ... recipient of the Crusader Award ... team captain ... named to the Horizon League’s Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2009-2010: Played number four singles for the Crusaders throughout the year ... won a pair of fall contests ... posted a straight sets win at Rose-Hulman and downed Saint Joseph’s (Ind.) in a tie-break for the third set ... downed  Indiana Wesleyan in a match tie-break in the spring ... played mainly number three doubles with Jackie O’Reilly ... won back-to-back doubles matches against Bradley and Eckerd ... won two straight against Indiana Wesleyan and Youngstown State ... named team’s Most Improved Player ... named to the Horizon League’s Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2008-2009: Played mainly fourth and fifth singles for Valpo during freshman campaign ... earned first collegiate victory in straight sets against Saint Joseph’s (Ind.) at number four singles ... posted straight sets wins against IUPUI and Wright State ... played second and third doubles with mainly Katie Bilyeu ... the duo won two of their first three matches against Wayne State and Saint Joseph’s (Ind.) ... the team won two straight number three doubles contests against Milwaukee and Wright State, including a 13-11 tie-break against the Panthers. ... named team’s Most Improved Player.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Jimmies ... earned Honorable Mention All-State honors as a junior and senior ... a two-time All-District selection ... earned All-Northern State Conference accolades as a junior and senior after earning Honorable Mention honors as a sophomore ... team Most Valuable Player for final three seasons after playing number one singles ... a First Team Academic All-State pick as a senior ... set school records with 61 career victories ... also set a school mark with an 18-2 individual record as a junior and a 17-2 record as a senior ... led team to a 14-2 record as a junior and senior ... team won the NSC title three times ... led team to a sectional title as a senior ... also lettered in volleyball.

Personal: Stephanie is the daughter of Gary and Deb York ... majors are accounting and management ... born July 10, 1989.