Alfred State College - Athletics News
Alfred State softball players Nichole Tyler (Spencer Van Etten) and Becky Simpson (Campbell Savona) have been honored by Region III by being named to the Division III All-Region team. Tyler was a 1st team selection while Simpson made the 2nd team.
Gene Doorley, Alfred State College head volleyball coach, has been named the 2006 NJCAA Region III Division III coach of the year. This honor was voted on by the coaches in Region III.
Freshmen outside hitter Brianne McMahon (Sweet Home) has been named the Region III Division III Player of the Year. McMahon was joined on the All-Region 1st team by teammate Jessica Bonczar (Eden). Yurika Toyodome (Tokyo, Japan) was a 2nd team selection.
Alfred State College freshmen outside hitter Brianne McMahon (Buffalo/Sweet Home) has earned NJCAA Division III honorable mention All-American honors. McMahon and the Lady Pioneers were ranked as high as #5 nationally and finished as Region III Division III runner-ups after finishing the 2006 season with a 32-3 record.
Alfred State College head volleyball coach Gene Doorley has been awarded another honor following the best season in school history since 1977. After being named NJCAA Region III Division III Coach of the Year in late October, Doorley has been named the Northeast Coach of the Year by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.
Alfred State College sophomore midfielder Marie Alessi (Greece Athena) has been All-Region 2nd team following a impressive campaign.
The Alfred State College women's soccer team had six players named to All-Western New York Athletic Conference. Jody Ninos (Alfred-Almond) and Marie Alessi (Greece Athena) were 1st team selections while Ashleigh Houghtaling (N. Potter, PA), Lyndsay Shultz (Whitesville), Taylor Reynolds (Alfred-Almond), and Tiffany McLaughlin (Wellsville) were named 2nd team.
Nichole Tyler (Spencer Van Etten), Tiffany McLaughlin (Wellsville), and Jaslynn Lee (Rush Henrietta) have been named to the Region III Division II All-Region team. Tyler and McLaughlin were 1st team selections while Lee was a 3rd team honoree.
Alfred State College sophomore Nichole Tyler (Spencer Van Etten) has been named 3rd team NJCAA Division II All-American. Tyler becomes the first player under head coach Gina Boyd to be named a NJCAA All-American.
The Alfred State College wrestling team has earned numerous awards following a successful season that saw the team finish 27th overall (8th in the Division III standings) at the NJCAA National Championships last weekend.