The York College baseball team rallied late but it was not enough in a 6-5 non-conference loss at Ithaca (N.Y.) College on Sunday.
The Bombers, who are ranked No. 18 in NCAA Division III, improved to 30-6. The Spartans fell to 20-20.
York trailed 6-1 heading into the eighth inning.
Andrew Hershey homered and doubled for York, with two RBIs and a run scored. Colbe Herr tallied a game-high three hits, including his 17th double of the year. Colin Porter contributed two hits and two RBIs, while senior Justin Cohen and Jimmy King each added two hits and a run scored for the Spartans.
Sophomore Andrew Tucci tossed three hitless innings of scoreless relief for York, allowing three walks and a hit batter with one strikeout.
The Spartans return to action on Wednesday when they travel to nationally ranked Johns Hopkins University for a non-conference contest. First pitch in Baltimore is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.