Alfred State College - Volleyball News
The Alfred State volleyball team fell 18-25, 20-25, 25-18, 17-25 to Monroe CC in a WNYAC match in the Orvis Activities Center. The Lady Tribunes improve to 11-0, 2-0 WNYAC while the Lady Pioneers fall to 8-3, 0-2 WNYAC.
The Alfred State volleyball team swept all four matches of the Alfred Pod on Saturday. With the sweep the Lady Pioneers are 8-2 on the year and 4-0 in Region III Division III play.
The Alfred State volleyball team fell 22-25, 25-11, 18-25, 20-25 to Genesee CC in their WNYAC opener. The Lady Pioneers are now 4-2 on the year while the Lady Cougars are 5-8.
Sophomore volleyball player Kay Pfleghardt (Tioga) has been named both the Region III and Alfred State athlete of the week. Pfleghardt helped the Lady Pioneers to a 4-1 record and a runner-up finish at the annual Alfred State Invitational this past weekend.
The Alfred State volleyball team opened up their 2012 season with an impressive day at the Alfred State Invitational. The hosts won their first four matches but fell in the tournament final to Butler CCC 25-17, 25-23.
Four Alfred State student-athletes were honored by the NJCAA for their excellence in the classroom. Thomas Anderson (Sodus) and Amanda Bush (Altoona, PA) earned the NJCAA Award for Superior Academic Achievement while Joe Markel (Arkport) and Zinta Rutins (Silver Spring, MD) earned the NJCAA Award for Exemplary Academic Achievement.
Volleyball player Amanda Bush (Altoona, PA) was awarded both the Alfred State Athletic Department female academic and leadership awards while Thomas Anderson (Sodus) was named the male academic award winner and Rory Spain (Tully) was the recipient of the male leadership award.
The NCAA Division III membership committee announced this week that it has granted exploratory status to the Alfred State athletic program. Alfred State submitted the NCAA application in January.
Alfred State College sophomore volleyball players Mandy Bush (Altoona, PA) and Meghan Kraus (Trumansburg) have been named All-Region. While Bush, Kraus, and Kay Pfleghardt (Tioga) were named All-WNYAC.