Four Lady Pioneers Named All-Region
The Alfred State College women's soccer team has landed four players on the 2011 All-Region team. Jenna Lynn (York) was named 1st team while Holli Pierce (Livonia), Maura Tuffey (Albany/The Academy of the Holy Names), and Simone Delaney (Canisteo Greenwood) were named 2nd team.
Lynn led the Lady Pioneers offense in scoring. She finished the campaign with a 12 goals and three assists for a team high 27 points. For her two-year career she netted 19 goals and passed out seven assists.
Pierce returned from an early season injury to to repeat as an All-Region selection. She netted 11 goals and was credited with one assist in her 14 games. She finishes her two-year career with 30 goals and eight assists. She was named 2nd All-Region in 2010 as well.
Tuffey moved all over the field early in the season but settled down in the defensive backfield down the stretch. She finished the campaign with three goals and an assists but more importantly helped the Lady Pioneer defense hold opponents to just eight goals on the season.
Delaney played all but 45 minutes this season in net for the Lady Pioneers. She was 12-5 with nine solo shutouts on the season. In here 1,509 minutes in net, Delaney had 81 saves and a 0.48 goals against average.
ASC finished the season 12-5 and were ranked as high as #7 in the NJCAA Division III poll. The team made their seventh straight trip to the Region III Division III Tournament.