The Alfred State swimming program has been climbing up the ranks of Region III and the NJCAA each season.
The men's team won the NJCAA non-scholarship National Championship in 2008, finished second in the non-scholarship rankings in 2009, and has been Region III runner-up the past three of the past five seasons.
The women's team continues to improve. In 2008, the Lady Pioneers were 3rd at the Regional Championships.
During the 2011-12 season, the men finished 12th at Nationals and 4th at the Northeast Districts. The women's team finished 10th at districts. Four athletes swam to All-Region honors