Alfred State College - Wrestling News
The Alfred State College wrestling team opened up their 2010-11 campaign at the Clarion University Open. Cody Dill (Unatego) and Tyler Peet (Unadilla Valley) both picked up two wins in competition.
Alfred State College wrestler Eric Shedden (Canton, PA) was named the NJCAA recipient of the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Student Athletes. Shedden is the 14th ASC recipient of the award since its inception in 2004.
The Alfred State College athletic department presented their annual end-of-year athletic awards during a ceremony held at the Lake Lodge on May 3rd. The athlete of the year, sportsmanship, leadership, academic, and William Havens awards were presented.
Alfred State College sophomore wrestlers Eric Shedden (Canton, PA) and TJ Nelson (Somers) have been named All-Region and All-WNYAC. Shedden and Nelson helped the Pioneers to a 5th place finish at the Northeast Districts.
Five members of the Alfred State College wrestling team traveled to Des Moines, IA and competed in the NJCAA National Championships over the weekend. The Pioneers were one of 39 teams competing in the event.
Five Alfred State College wrestlers will represent the college at the 2010 NJCAA National Championships in Des Moines, IA. Northeast District Champions Eric Shedden (Canton, PA) and TJ Nelson (Somers) will be joined by Cody Dill (Unatego), Dan Steiger (Miller Place), and Shawn Hanrahan (Unatego) will compete at Veterans Memorial Auditorium beginning on Friday morning.
Alfred State College freshmen Eric Shedden (Canton, PA) and TJ Nelson (Somers) claimed Northeast District Wrestling Championships on Sunday afternoon. Cody Dill (Unatego) and Dan Steiger (Miller Place) earned 3rd place finishes.
Five former Alfred State College wrestlers will be inducted into the Region III/Northeast District I Hall of Fame on Sunday prior the championship matches of the Northeast District Championships. Jamie Luckett (2005-2007), Tyler Shephard (2003-2005, Dan Chase (2001-2003), Pat Nolan (1990-1992), and Tony Ferrara (1988-1990) will be honored.
Alfred State College will host the 2010 NJCAA Region III/Northeast District I Championship on Sunday at the Orvis Activities Center. The event, featuring five teams, is a qualifier for the NJCAA Wrestling National Championship.
The Alfred State College wrestling team fell 45-6 to Niagara CCC in their regular season finale on Sunday. The Pioneers were 2-4 in the matches wrestled but gave away points with four forfeits.