Michael Brown (1996-98)
Brown was one of the top pitchers in Alfred State history. He helped the Pioneers to their first Region III Championship in 1997 and the programs first WNYAC Championship in 1998. During his two years at Alfred, the baseball program had a 90-35 record.
During the 1996-97 season, Brown was 10-4 in 95 1/3 innings of work. He tossed a record four shutouts and struck out 77 batters. He was named 2nd team All-Region and the Alfred State Most Valuable Pitcher.
In 1997-98 he was 7-5 in 91 2/3 innings of work. He made 16 appearances and made 14 starts on the year and recorded 87 strikeouts. He was named All-WNYAC and was named Alfred State Most Valuable Pitcher in both the fall and the spring season.
Currently, Brown ranks in the top ten in ASC history in wins (17), games pitched (33), starts (29), complete games (16), shutouts (4), and innings pitched (187).
After Alfred, Brown received a baseball scholarship to the Mansfield University. Brown became a police officer in Delaware before tragically dying in a motor vehicle accident.