Alfred State College - Athletics News
The Alfred State women's team is now ranked #3 and the men's team is ranked #5 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll. The Pioneers had held the #2 spot in each of the polls the past two weeks.
Football player Keegan Phalen (East Aurora) has been named both the Region III athlete of the week and the Alfred State athlete of the week. Phalen is the second Pioneer athlete to be honored this fall by Region III.
Dick Giedlin, one of the Pioneers of the Alfred State athletic program, passed away on October 2, 2012 in Virginia Beach, VA. Giedlin dedicated 30 years to Alfred State and the college
The Alfred State football team opened up their home portion of the season with a 22-7 victory over St. John Fisher JV on Sunday. The Pioneers improve to 3-1 on the year while the JV Cardinals fall to 2-1.
The Alfred State volleyball team fell in the quarterfinals of the Cara Bryant Memorial Tournament held at Onondaga CC. The Pioneers split a pair of preliminary games in the morning but lost a tough 2-1 decision to Herkimer CCC in the tournament quarterfinals.
The Alfred State women's cross country team finished 8th while the men were 9th at the Hamilton College Invitational. The Lady Pioneers scored a 254 while the men scored a 253.
The Alfred State women's soccer team recorded their 12th straight victory with a 3-0 decision over #8 Herkimer CCC on Saturday afternoon. The #4 ranked Lady Pioneers are now 12-1 on the season and 11-0 in Region III Division III play.
The Alfred State volleyball team split their opening two matches at the Cara Bryant Memorial Tournament at Onondaga CC on Friday evening. The Pioneers defeated SUNY Delhi 25-16, 25-17 but fell to Jamestown CC 25-18, 25-16. The Lady Pioneers have two more preliminary games slated for Saturday before tournament playoffs.
The cross country teams and the women's soccer team remained in their spots in the latest NJCAA Division III polls. Both the men's and women's cross country teams are ranked #2 for the 2nd straight week while the women's soccer team sits at #4 for the 2nd straight week.
The #4 ranked Alfred State women's soccer team won their eleventh straight game with a 4-0 victory at Corning CC on Thursday. The Lady Pioneers are now 11-1, 10-0 Region III Division III, on the year and have recorded four straight shutouts.