Alfred State - Globe Football Preview
Alfred State (3-1) vs. Globe Tech
Saturday, October 13, 2012 * 1 p.m.
Pioneer Stadium * Alfred, NY * Homecoming 2012
Globe 31 Alfred State 21 – 2011 @ Globe
Globe Tech defeated Stevens Tech (PA) 16-13
Alfred State defeated St. John Fisher JV 22-7
Pioneers Offense: 22 ppg, 209 yards per game
Pioneers Defense: 13.25 ppg, 260.5 yards per game
Globe Offense: NA
Globe Defense: NA
Players to watch:
Collin Frazer Fr. CB/KR 5-11, 180 Woodbridge, VA
Shawn Charles So. CB/KR 5-10/175 Rochester
Colton Caldwell So. QB/WR 6-4, 240 Dublin, OH
Keegan Phalen So. SS/P 6-2, 195 East Aurora
Alonzo Joyner So. FS 6-0, 171 Queens, NY
Sammy Diaz So. WR 5-10, 163 Dansville
Thomas Daniels So. LB 6-1, 205 Bronx
Key matchup: The Pioneers battle Globe Tech in their Homecoming contest. The Pioneers have won two straight on the year and are 2-2 all-time in Homecoming game (defeated Stevens Tech 49-27 last week).
Colton Caldwell took the majority of snaps behind center last week and orchestrated both of the Pioneer offensive scoring drives. Caldwell was 6 for 18 for 86 yards while Joe Frendo was 4 for 9 for 77 yards.
Keegan Phalen was named the Region III Male athlete of the week following an around performance. He threw a 58-yard touchdown pass on a fake-punt, he averaged 34.4 points per punt in five attempts, kicked a 26-yard field goal, and made five tackles and a recorded a sack defensively.
Globe has played one common opponent, Stevens Tech, and defeated them last week. They have split a pair of contests vs. Northeast Football Conference schools defeating Hudson Valley CC and falling to Lackawanna.
- Homecoming tailgate ($10 adults/$5 kids) begins at 11 a.m. right outside of Pioneer Stadium.
- Globe and Alfred played in Homecoming 2010 with the Pioneers coming up with an 8-3 victory in adverse weather conditions.
- Game can be listened to on WCKR 92.1 out of Hornell or on Teamline at: http://www.teamline.cc/sportpage?teamcode=1480&eventcode=20
- Pioneers return to action next weekend when they play their final road game at the Apprentice School.