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October 2008

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Three Lady Pioneers Earn All-Region Soccer Honors
Fri, Oct 31st, 2008

The 2008 Region III Division III women's soccer All-Region team were anounced this week and three Lady Pioneers were honored. Freshman midfielder Shelby Winchester (Maple Grove), freshman forward Jessie Smith (Fredonia) and freshman defender Audrey Rath (Medina) were each named to the second team.

New Professional Hires at Alfred State College
Fri, Oct 31st, 2008

Molly AndrusAlfred State College officials have
welcomed the following professional staff to campus over the past several
months:  Molly Andrus, Julie Barber, Jerri Drummond, Cathleen Engle,
Jeffrey Ferrara, Jane Gilliland, Anne Holmok, Jennifer Kuhn, Antonio Lytle,
Crystal Myers, Jeanine Rose, Andrew Smilinich, and Chanel Wright.

Communications Office at Alfred State College Captures Awards in Recent MarCom Award Competition
Fri, Oct 31st, 2008

The Communications Office of Alfred
State College has recently been notified that its admissions promotional
materials captured a coveted Platinum Award in the recent MarCom award
competition, while the view book garnered a Gold Award, and Invitation Tuesday
Tours and the Web site home page each won an Honorable Mention.

Health Information Technology Graduates Achieve 100 Percent Pass Rate
Fri, Oct 31st, 2008

Graduates of Alfred State
College's Internet-based health information technology (HIT) program, Class of
2008, achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the Registered Health Information
Technician (RHIT) national certification exam. This represents the fifth year
since 2000 that graduates achieved a 100 percent pass rate!

Six Pioneers Land on All-WNYAC Soccer Team
Thu, Oct 30th, 2008

Alfred State College is represented by six players on the All-WNYAC team announced recently.  Hiroshi Ozaki (Tokyo, Japan), Caleb Drake (Jasper Troupsburg), Lucas Wales (Bath Haverling), and Dan Fabiny (Wellsville) were 1st team selections while Kevin Arilotta (Churchville) and Jason Durst (Gates Chili) were named to the 2nd team.

Alfred State College Will Stage the Play, A New Brain
Wed, Oct 29th, 2008

Alfred
State College will stage the play, A
New Brain
, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Nov. 14-16, in the Orvis
Activities Auditorium. Curtain time is 7:30 p.m. Friday
and Saturday, with a 2:30 p.m. matinee on Sunday. Cost of admission is $3 for students and $5 for the
general public.

Cross Country Teams Ranked 4th and 6th, Fung and Sweeney Named All-Region
Wed, Oct 29th, 2008

Alfred State men's cross country team is ranked 4th while the women's team is ranked 6th in the latest NJCAA Division III national poll.  The men's team finished third at the Region III championships while the women finished fifth. 

Volleyball Remains Ranked 7th Nationally
Wed, Oct 29th, 2008

The Alfred State volleyball team remains ranked 7th in the latest NJCAA Division III national poll.  This is the Lady Pioneers' second consecutive week ranked 7th.  Alfred State has spent the entire season ranked in the top 10.

Men's Soccer Moves Up to 5th Nationally
Wed, Oct 29th, 2008

The Alfred State men's soccer team is ranked 5th in the latest NJCAA Division III national poll.  The Pioneers moved up two spots from last week's ranking of 7th.  This is the eighth consecutive week that the team has been ranked in the top 15 rankings.

Pioneers Move On With Shutout
Tue, Oct 28th, 2008

The Alfred State College men's soccer team took advantage of two corner kick opportunities in the second half and downed Tompkins Cortland CC 2-0 in a Region III Division III Tournament quarterfinal match-up.  The #2 seeded Pioneers advance to the semifinals on Saturday where they will take on #3 seeded SUNY Delhi.

15th Annual Basketball Game
Tue, Oct 28th, 2008

women's basketball game participants

Coach
Boyd recently invited former students to return to campus for an annual women's
basketball game.

Four Lady Spikers Earn All-WNYAC
Tue, Oct 28th, 2008

Four members of the Alfred State College volleyball team were named All-WNYAC at this past weekend's conference tournament.  Yurika Toyodome (Tokyo, Japan) and Jenni Jerome (Syracuse/Westhill) were 1st team selections, Breanna Horton (Owego Free) was named to the 2nd team, and Emily Linn (Portville) was named 3rd team.

Six Lady Pioneer Soccer Players Named All-WNYAC
Tue, Oct 28th, 2008

Six members of the Alfred State College women's soccer team have earned All-WNYAC honors following a very successful 2008 campaign.  Jessie Smith (Fredonia), Brittany Hannah (Eastridge), Shelby Winchester (Maple Grove), and Meghan Lowell (Keshequa) were named to the 1st team while Audry Rath (Medina) and Chelsea Lafayette (Eastridge) were named to the 2nd team.

Lady Pioneers earn #1 seed in Volleyball Regionals
Mon, Oct 27th, 2008

For the third straight season the Alfred State College volleyball team will enter the Region III Division III Tournament as the #1 seed.  The Lady Pioneers enter the tournament ranked #7 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll with a 33-3 record.

Men's Soccer to take on TC3
Mon, Oct 27th, 2008

The Alfred State College men's soccer team will take on Tompkins Cortland CC on Tuesday afternoon in a Region III Division III quarterfinal contest.  Action will begin at 4 p.m. on the college's new athletic complex.

Six Pioneers Earn Baseball All-Conference Honors
Mon, Oct 27th, 2008

The Western New York Athletic Conference announced its 2008 All-Conference baseball teams and six Alfred State players have been honored.

Lady Pioneers Fall in Finals
Sat, Oct 25th, 2008

The Alfred State College women's soccer team fell 4-0 to Broome CC in the Region III Division III B bracket finals in the rain on Saturday.  The Lady Pioneers, ranked #6 in the latest NJCAA poll, end the season 11-5-1 mark.

Lady Spikers Win WNYAC Title
Sat, Oct 25th, 2008

The Alfred State College volleyball team captured the progam's first Western New York Athletic Conference Championship with two victories at the annual end-of-year tournament.  The Lady Pioneers downed Niagara CCC 3-1 in the semis and Genesee CC 3-1 to claim the title and improve to 33-3 on the year.

Pioneers Battle Tough vs. Lackawanna
Sat, Oct 25th, 2008

The Alfred State College football team battled #19 Lackawanna College tough in the rain on Saturday but the Falcons were able to pull out a 21-7 victory.  ASC falls to 3-4 (0-4 NFC) while the Lackawanna improves to 6-1 (3-1 NFC).

Men 3rd, Women 5th at Region Championships
Sat, Oct 25th, 2008

The Alfred State College men's cross country team finished 3rd while the women finished 5th as the teams competed in the rain and mud at the Region III Championships on Saturday morning in Utica.

Automotive Trades Department of ASC, in Conjunction with Tenneco, Sponsored a "Drive and Ride" Event
Fri, Oct 24th, 2008

President Dr. John M. Anderson and Al MosherThe Automotive Trades Department of Alfred State
College, in conjunction with Tenneco, sponsored a "Drive and Ride" event in
September at the Wellsville Campus. 

Q & A with Coach Boyd
Fri, Oct 24th, 2008

This week Alfred State head women's basketball coach Gina Boyd sat down with us to answer a few questions about her team and the upcoming season.  Boyd is entering her 19th year as the head coach at Alfred State with a career record of 277-185.

Pioneers Seeded #2
Wed, Oct 22nd, 2008

The Alfred State College men's soccer team has earned the #2 seed and a first round bye in the Region III Division III Tournament.  The Pioneers are 12-3 (12-1 Region III Division III) and are ranked #7 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll.

Volleyball Ranked Seventh Nationally
Wed, Oct 22nd, 2008

The Alfred State volleyball team is ranked seventh in the latest NJCAA Division III poll to remain in the Top 10 where they have been all season.  The Lady Pioneers slipped one spot from last week's ranking of sixth.

Women's Soccer Sixth in Latest NJCAA Poll
Wed, Oct 22nd, 2008

The Alfred State women's soccer team remains ranked sixth in the latest NJCAA national poll.  This is the fourth consecutive week that the Lady Pioneers are ranked in the Top 10.

Lady Pioneers Advance
Wed, Oct 22nd, 2008

The Alfred State College women's soccer team scored two early goals and went on for a 3-1 victory over SUNY Delhi in a Region III Division III B Semifinal. With the win the Lady Pioneers advance to the Region III B finals on Saturday vs. Broome CC.

Volleyball Wins 31st
Wed, Oct 22nd, 2008

The Alfred State College volleyball team earned their 31st victory as they wrapped up the regular season with a 25-6, 25-14, 25-15 victory over Erie CC. The Lady Pioneers, ranked #6 in the latest NJCAA poll, are now 31-3 on the season and 6-0 in WNYAC play.

Cross Country Ranked Third Nationally
Tue, Oct 21st, 2008

The Alfred State men's and women's cross country teams are both ranked third in the latest national poll. 

Q & A with Jeff Fabbri
Tue, Oct 21st, 2008

In an ongoing effort to bring you closer to your Alfred State student athletes, we bring you another installment of "Q & A".  This week we sat down with Sophomore football player, Jeff Fabbri. 

Flexibility + Variety = Good Economics for Students and Businesses of Alfred
Tue, Oct 21st, 2008

In many small college towns, there seems to be an invisible fence between the campus and off-campus businesses. Students tend to stay on campus where their campus ID facilitates access to virtually anything they need.