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October 2007

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Men’s Basketball tips off season Saturday
Wed, Oct 31st, 2007

The Alfred State College men's basketball team will tip off their 2007-08 season on Saturday when they take part in the Monroe CC Classic.  The Pioneers will begin their 30-game schedule with a 6 p.m. contest with Rockland CC.

Lady Pioneers earn #1 seed
Mon, Oct 29th, 2007

For the second year in a row the Alfred State College volleyball team will enter the Region III Division III Tournament as the #1 seed.  The Lady Pioneers finished the regular season with a 30-4 overall record and a 30-2 mark in Region III Division III play. 

McMahon and Williamson named Athletes of the Week
Mon, Oct 29th, 2007

Volleyball player Brianne McMahon (Buffalo/Sweet Home) and cross country runner Zak Williamson (Rocky Point) have been named the Alfred State College athletes of the week.

Doorley wins 100th, Lady Spikers 4-0 at Corning
Sat, Oct 27th, 2007

Gene DoorleyAlfred State College volleyball coach Gene Doorley won his 100th match at Alfred State as the Lady Pioneers were 4-0 at the Corning CC Invitational.  The Lady Pioneers, ranked #5 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll, are 30-4 (30-2 in Region III Division III play) on the season heading into the postseason.

Lackawanna too much for A-State
Sat, Oct 27th, 2007

Lackawanna College got contributions from their offense, defense, and special teams as they improved to 6-2 (2-2 NFC) with an 84-20 victory over Alfred State at Maple City Park on Saturday.

Men finish 4th, Women 7th at Regionals
Sat, Oct 27th, 2007

The Alfred State College men's cross country team finished 4th out of eight teams and the women finished 7th at the Region III Championships held at SUNY Delhi on Saturday.  The men scored a 118 and the women scored a 159.

New Professional Staff Hires
Fri, Oct 26th, 2007

Several new professional staff
members have joined the Alfred State College community.

New Academic Hires
Fri, Oct 26th, 2007

New Academic hirings and appointments.

Five Pioneers Named to All-WNYAC Baseball Team
Thu, Oct 25th, 2007

Five members of the Alfred State College fall baseball team have been named All-WNYAC following the Pioneers 10-6 season.  Kevin Underhill (Somers) was a 1st team selection, Jeff Benchich (Millbrook), Adalberto Vargas (Norman Thomas), and Kenny O'Brien (Norwalk, CT) was named to the 2nd team, and Jeff Paul (Horseheads) was named honorable mention.

ASC Hosts NYSETA Conference
Thu, Oct 25th, 2007

Alfred State College (ASC) recently
hosted the fall 2007 Conference of The New
York State Engineering Technology Association (NYSETA), a professional
organization representing the faculty and institutions in New York State
who teach engineering technology and technology

Lady Pioneers remain ranked #5
Wed, Oct 24th, 2007

The Alfred State College volleyball team remained ranked #5 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll.  The Lady Pioneers are currently 26-4 on the season heading into the final weekend of the regular season.

McLaughlin Named Pre-season All-American
Tue, Oct 23rd, 2007

Alfred State College sophomore basketball player Tiffany McLaughlin (Wellsville) has been named to the NJCAA Division II pre-season All-American team.  McLaughlin was a 2nd team selection.

Cross Country remains #7
Tue, Oct 23rd, 2007

The Alfred State College cross country teams remain ranked #7 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll.  The Pioneers have been ranked #7 in the last four polls.

McMahon, Jerome, and Braun named All-WNYAC
Tue, Oct 23rd, 2007

Volleyball players Brianne McMahon (Buffalo/Sweet Home), Jenni Jerome (Syracuse/Westhill), and Elaina Bruan (Waterloo) were named All-WNYAC this weekend at the annual Western New York Athletic Conference Tournament. 

Gregory and Moyer Named Athletes of the Week
Tue, Oct 23rd, 2007

Volleyball player Natalie Gregory (Iroquois) and football player Brandon Moyer (Cazenovia) have been named the Alfred State College athletes of the week.

Ag Skills Day
Tue, Oct 23rd, 2007

Some 270 high school students from 13
local and regional school systems participated in the 22nd annual
Agricultural Skills Day held at Alfred State College in October.  Students from Alfred-Almond; Cassadaga Valley;
CG May (Mt. Morris); Cuba-Rushford; Fillmore; Genesee Valley; Hewes Educational
Center (Erie CCB); Letchworth; LoGuidice Educational Center (Fredonia); Olean
BOCES; Pine Valley; Prattsburg; and Randolph participated in one of five
different skills competitions.

Lady Spikers fall in WNYAC Finals
Sat, Oct 20th, 2007

The Alfred State College volleyball team downed Jamestown CC (17-30, 30-24, 30-16, 30-19) in the Western New York Athletic Conference Tournament Semifinals but fell to Genesee CC (31-33, 28-30, 25-30) in the finals.

Pioneers fall in final seconds
Sat, Oct 20th, 2007

Corey Metcalfe scored with under ten seconds remaining to lift #9 Finger Lakes CC to a 2-1 victory over #8 Alfred State in a Region III Division III Tournament 1st round contest.  The Lakers improve to 11-8 and move on to the quarterfinals to take on #1 SUNY Cobleskill while the Pioneers end their season with a 7-7-2 record.

Lady Pioneers fall to Delhi
Sat, Oct 20th, 2007

The Alfred State College women's soccer team fell 5-1 to SUNY Delhi in a 1st round Region III Division III contest on Saturday afternoon.  The Lady Pioneers end their season 7-8-1 while the Lady Broncos advance to the quarterfinals on Tuesday afternoon.

Alfred State Falls to Erie
Sat, Oct 20th, 2007

The Alfred State College football team never could get their offense going and fell 24-6 to Erie CC in a Northeast Football Conference contest played in very windy conditions in Orchard Park. ECC clinches a spot in the Region III Championship game and improves to 5-2 (3-2 NFC) on the year while ASC falls to 3-5 (0-3 NFC).

Humphrey Fellowship Program
Fri, Oct 19th, 2007

Alfred State
College, in conjunction with Cornell
University's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, is
participating in the Humphrey Fellowship program, which brings to the United States
accomplished mid-level professionals from designated countries that have a wide
range of development needs. 

Arbor Project Outside Admin Building
Fri, Oct 19th, 2007

Unseasonably mild autumn weather allowed Alfred
State College Building Trades students to complete work on "the arbor project,"
a beautification initiative located next to the Administration Building
on the School of Applied Technology campus in Wellsville.

Braun named NJCAA Setter of the Week
Fri, Oct 19th, 2007

Elaina BraunAlfred State College sophomore setter Elaina Braun (Waterloo) of fifth-ranked Lady Pioneers has been named the NJCAA Division III volleyball setter of the week. Braun is the second Lady Pioneer to be honored by NJCAA Volleyball (Jenni Jerome).

Lady Pioneers fall to Genesee
Thu, Oct 18th, 2007

The Alfred State College volleyball team saw their 17-match winning streak snapped in their WNYAC regular season finale.  Genesee CC improved to 29-12 (6-0 WNYAC) and secured the #1 seed with a 30-13, 30-24, 20-30, 30-19. 

Pioneers earn #8 Seed
Thu, Oct 18th, 2007

The Alfred State College men's soccer team has earned the #8 seed in the Region III Division III Tournament and will match up with #9 Finger Lakes CC on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. in a 1st round contest.

Cross Counry teams remain #7
Wed, Oct 17th, 2007

Both the men's and women's cross country teams remain ranked #7 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll.  The Pioneers have held the #7 spot in the last three week's of the poll.

Lady Spikers ranked #5
Wed, Oct 17th, 2007

The Alfred State College volleyball team has moved up another spot in the latest NJCAA Division III poll.  The Lady Pioneers, 25-2 overall and winners of their last 17 matches, are now #5.

Lady Pioneers earn #11 seed
Wed, Oct 17th, 2007

The Alfred State College women's soccer team has earned the #11 seed in the Region III Division III Tournament after a 7-7-1 regular season.  The Lady Pioneers will travel to #6 SUNY Delhi (10-4-1) on Saturday for a first round contest at 1 p.m.

Septh named NJCAA & Region III Athlete of the Week
Wed, Oct 17th, 2007

Alfred State College sophomore wide receiver Mike Septh (Monroe Woodbury) has been named the NJCAA Offensive Player of the Week and the Region III Male Athlete of the Week.  Septh helped the Pioneers to a 27-6 victory over Berean Institute on Saturday.

Dairy Institute
Tue, Oct 16th, 2007

Alfred State College (ASC) has
joined forces with Genesee
Community College, Batavia, (GCC); Cornell
Cooperative Extension of Wyoming County, Warsaw,
(CCE); and Quality Milk Production Services, Geneseo, (QMPS) to establish the Wyoming
County Dairy Institute.