Athletic Hall of Fame 1992 - Huntington

David H. Huntington (1964-1986)

Dave Huntington was President of SUNY Alfred from 1964 to 1986.  During that 22 year span, Dr. Huntington was a strong advocate of intercollegiate athletics.  He encouraged the promotion of academic success skillfully blended with athletic achievement.  In 1977, the Region III Coaches Association demonstrated their respect for the popular Alfred President by unanimouusly voting Dave Huntington for membership to the Region III Wrestling Hall of Fame - the first college president to be so honored.  On May 9, 1992, the College Council at SUNY Alfred dedicated the college's "administration" building to this dynamic, trusted and progressive educator.