Alfred State College - Athletics News
Finger Lakes CC pulled off a 52-45 victory over Alfred State on Thursday night in a low scoring affair. The Pioneers were slowed down by 20 turnovers and are now 4-4 on the year.
Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) had a monster game as she recorded her sixth straight double-double as Alfred State defeated Finger Lakes CC 65-50. With the win the Lady Pioneers are 7-2 on the season.
The Alfred State men's basketball team had seven players score at least five points as they defeated Elmira College JV 65-38. The Pioneers improve to 4-3 on the year.
The Alfred State women's basketball team held Penn College to just 22 points in the 2nd half and rallied for a 66-62 victory. The Lady Pioneers are now 6-2 on the year while the Lady Wildcats fall to 2-3.
Women's soccer coach Anne Holmok and women's cross country coach Gary Moore have been named Region III Coaches of the Year by their peers following very successful fall season.
Jedadiah Platt (Appleton/Barker) and Jordan Rusek (Buffalo/Williamsville East) earned NJCAA DIII All-American honors following their top-15 finishes at the National Championships. Platt and Rusek were the top two runners for Alfred State all season long.
Eight members of the Alfred State football team have been named All-Region following the Pioneers 5-4 season. The blue & gold finished the year as the runner-up in Region III.
Four members of the Alfred State women's soccer team have been named All-Region. Kali Muhleisen (Alfred Almond), Hannah Holmok (Alfred Almond), Kelsey Murray (Greece Olympia) and Maura Tuffey (Albany/Holy Names) were all 1st team selections.
Basketball player Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) and swimmer Danielle Thone (Wappingers Falls/Roy Ketcham) have been named the Alfred State athletes of the week.
The Alfred State men's basketball team got great bench play as they defeated Monroe College JV 62-55 in the consolation game of the Alfred State Tournament. The Pioneers are now 3-3 on the season heading into the Thanksgiving break.