Soccer player Jody Ninos (Alfred Almond) and football player Mike Septh (Monroe Woodbury) have been named the Alfred State College athletes of the week.
Ninos scored six goals and passed out three assists in the Lady Pioneers perfect 3-0 week. She scored two goals and had an assist in a 3-0 victory over JCC-Olean, a 5-1 victory over Erie CC, and 4-0 victory over Cayuga CC. For the season she has scored 10 goals and has passed out nine assists for 29 points.
Ninos and her teammates have helped A-State climb over .500 with a 7-5-1 record and a 6-5-1 record in Region III Division III play.
Septh recorded his 4th 100-yard receiving game of the season in Saturday's 34-28 loss versus Dean. Septh caught six passes for 125 yards. He caught touchdown passes of 21 and 6 yards. His 6-yard touchdown catch with 24 seconds remaining in the contest tied the game at 28-28. For the season he has caught 25 passes for 627 yards and seven scores. He leads the Northeast Football Conference with 104.5 yards receiving a game.
Previous Athletes of the Week:
Oct. 2 Jenni Jerome (VB) Shannon Jablonski (VB)
Sept. 24 Brittany Hannah (WS) Dustin Falkner (MS)
Sept. 17 Zak Williamson (XC) Tyler Paulsen (MS)
Sept. 11 Brianne McMahon (VB) Grant Tamme (FB)