Alfred State College - Wrestling News
The Alfred State College Wrestling team rallied from a 24-13 deficit with victories in the final three matches to earn a 28-24 win over Mercyhurst North East. The Pioneers improve to 2-3-1 overall and 2-2-1 in WNYAC action.
Cody Dill (Unatego) and Taylor Nelson (Somers) earned 3rd place finishes as the Alfred State College wrestling team competed at the Jamestown CC Open on Saturday.
The Alfred State College wrestling team couldn't overcome two forfeits and fell 30-17 to Jamestown CC in a WNYAC dual on Wednesday. The Pioneers are now 1-3-1 overall on the season and 1-2-1 in WNYAC action.
Cody Dill (Unatego) and Eric Shedden (Canton, PA) each placed as Alfred State competed at the annual New York State Championships held at Cornell University this weekend. The Pioneers competed versus the 18 colleges that have wrestling teams in NY.
The Alfred State College athletic department has launched a new facebook page with hopes of creating a more interactive experience for current, future, and past Pioneer athletes and fans to interact.
The Alfred State College wrestling team fell 34-12 to Niagara CCC in a WNYAC dual match on Friday evening. The Pioneers are now 1-2-1 (1-1-1 WNYAC) on the season heading into the holiday break.
Alfred State College freshman Eric Shedden (Canton, PA) won the 141 lb. weight class at the Niagara CCC Open on Saturday to lead the Pioneers. Dan Steiger (Miller Place) finished 3rd at 174 lbs and Ben Hoffman (Gouveneur) was 6th in the heavyweight competition.
Mercyhurst North East won the final three matches of the night to rally to tie Alfred State 22-22 in a WNYAC dual match. ASC is now 1-0-1 on the year while MNE is 0-0-1.
The Alfred State College wrestling team opened up the 2009-10 season with a convincing 36-12 victory over Jamestown CC. The Pioneers won eight of the nine matches wrestled.
Twenty Alfred State College student athletes have been honored with academic awards. Eleven Pioneers were named NJCAA Academic All-American, 13 were named Academic All-Region, and 20 were named Academic All Conference.