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October 2012

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Zero Energy Demonstration Home Receives Top AASHE Award
Tue, Oct 16th, 2012

The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has listed Alfred State as a leader among top colleges and universities to have highly innovative sustainability initiatives underway on campus.

Muhleisen and Rusek Named Athletes of the Week
Mon, Oct 15th, 2012

Soccer player Kali Muhleisen (Alfred Almond) and Jordan Rusek (Williamsville East) were named the Alfred State athletes of the week.

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremonies Celebrate Transformation
Mon, Oct 15th, 2012

Dedication of the Thomas M. Blackwell LabAlfred State recently celebrated two historic ribbon-cutting events during its annual Homecoming Weekend. Both ceremonies marked the completion of sizeable construction projects that are among the largest the college has seen since the 1960s.

Pioneers Win Regular Season Finale
Sat, Oct 13th, 2012

The Alfred State men's soccer team scored five goals in the 2nd half to break a 1-1 tie en route to a 6-1 victory over Roberts Wesleyan JV as they closed out the regular season portion of their schedule. The Pioneers are now-5-8-3 on the year.

Fifteen Straight for Lady Pioneers
Sat, Oct 13th, 2012

Ten different Lady Pioneers recorded points as the Alfred State women's soccer team defeated Roberts Wesleyan JV 8-0 as the college celebrated Homecoming 2012. The blue & gold now have won 15 straight games and are 15-1 on the year.

Homecoming Rally Falls Short
Sat, Oct 13th, 2012

The Alfred State football team put together a solid comeback attempt in the 2nd half but could not overcome an 27-3 halftime deficit in a 27-17 loss to Globe Institute of Technology. Alfred is now 3-2 on the year while Globe is 4-2.

Volleyball Wins Two out of Three
Sat, Oct 13th, 2012

The Alfred State volleyball team won two of three at the Tompkins Cortland CC Pod on Saturday. The blue & gold are now 23-11 overall and finish Region III Division III regular season with a 14-4 record.

Cross Country 11th at DeSales Invitational
Sat, Oct 13th, 2012

The Alfred State cross country teams both finished 11th at the DeSales Invitional on Saturday. The men's team scored 313 points while the women scored 321.

Lady Pioneers Keep Rolling
Thu, Oct 11th, 2012

The Alfred State women's soccer team ran their winning streak to 14 games with a 3-0 victory over Bryant & Stratton on Thursday afternoon in Syracuse. The Lady Pioneers, ranked #4 in NJCAA DIII, are now 14-1 on the season.

Fresh Market and Café at 10 Elm Opens
Thu, Oct 11th, 2012

10 Elm Grand OpeningThe newly remodeled dining location (called ‘10 Elm’ for short) blends the ‘grab-n-go’ convenience of fresh and frozen entrée options with a comfortable dining experience that offers traditional and healthy food favorites to students and campus visitors alike.

Women's Soccer Remains #4
Wed, Oct 10th, 2012

The Alfred State women's soccer team remained #4 in the October 10th version of the NJCAA Division III poll. The Lady Pioneers have spent the last three weeks at the #4 spot.

Alfred State - Globe Football Preview
Wed, Oct 10th, 2012

Alfred State takes on Globe Tech on Saturday for Homecoming 2012.

1994 Softball Team to Be Honored at Homecoming
Wed, Oct 10th, 2012

The 1994 Alfred State softball team will be honored during the Hall of Fame ceremony during Homecoming/Family Weekend activities this weekend.

Volleyball to Host Dig Pink Game
Wed, Oct 10th, 2012

The Alfred State volleyball team will turn in their normal blue jersey's to wear pink on Tuesday, Oct. 16th when they take on Erie CC. The Dig Pink event is part of a nationwide fundraiser for the Side-Out Foundation.

Pioneers Drop 1-0 Decision to FLCC
Tue, Oct 9th, 2012

The Alfred State men's soccer team saw their two-game winning streak come to an end following a 1-0 loss at Finger Lakes CC. The Pioneers fall to 4-7-3 overall and 4-6-2 in Region III Division III play.

Volleyball Sweeps Mercyhurst North East
Tue, Oct 9th, 2012

The Alfred State volleyball team snapped a two-game losing streak with a convincing 25-12, 25-8, 25-16 victory over Mercyhurst North East in a WNYAC match-up on Tuesday. The Lady Pioneers are now 21-10 overall on the season and 2-3 in WNYAC matches.

Lady Pioneers Edge #2 Finger Lakes
Tue, Oct 9th, 2012

In a battle of two of the top teams in NJCAA Division III, Alfred State erased an early deficit to earn a 2-1 victory over #2 ranked Finger Lakes CC on Tuesday afternoon. The #4 Lady Pioneers have now won 13-straight contests and are 13-1 on the year and 12-0 in Region III Division III play.

Women 3rd, Men 5th in Latest XC Poll
Tue, Oct 9th, 2012

The Alfred State women's team is now ranked #3 and the men's team is ranked #5 in the latest NJCAA Division III poll. The Pioneers had held the #2 spot in each of the polls the past two weeks.

Phalen Named Region and Alfred State Athlete of the Week
Tue, Oct 9th, 2012

Football player Keegan Phalen (East Aurora) has been named both the Region III athlete of the week and the Alfred State athlete of the week. Phalen is the second Pioneer athlete to be honored this fall by Region III.

Pioneer of Alfred State Athletics Passes Away
Mon, Oct 8th, 2012

Dick Giedlin, one of the Pioneers of the Alfred State athletic program, passed away on October 2, 2012 in Virginia Beach, VA. Giedlin dedicated 30 years to Alfred State and the college

Pioneers Open Up Home Schedule with Victory
Sun, Oct 7th, 2012

The Alfred State football team opened up their home portion of the season with a 22-7 victory over St. John Fisher JV on Sunday. The Pioneers improve to 3-1 on the year while the JV Cardinals fall to 2-1.

Volleyball Falls in Quarters
Sat, Oct 6th, 2012

The Alfred State volleyball team fell in the quarterfinals of the Cara Bryant Memorial Tournament held at Onondaga CC.  The Pioneers split a pair of preliminary games in the morning but lost a tough 2-1 decision to Herkimer CCC in the tournament quarterfinals.

Women 8th, Men 9th at Hamilton Invite
Sat, Oct 6th, 2012

The Alfred State women's cross country team finished 8th while the men were 9th at the Hamilton College Invitational. The Lady Pioneers scored a 254 while the men scored a 253.

Lady Pioneers Shut Down #8 Herkimer
Sat, Oct 6th, 2012

The Alfred State women's soccer team recorded their 12th straight victory with a 3-0 decision over #8 Herkimer CCC on Saturday afternoon. The #4 ranked Lady Pioneers are now 12-1 on the season and 11-0 in Region III Division III play.

Lady Split Opening Pair at OCC Tourney
Fri, Oct 5th, 2012

The Alfred State volleyball team split their opening two matches at the Cara Bryant Memorial Tournament at Onondaga CC on Friday evening. The Pioneers defeated SUNY Delhi 25-16, 25-17 but fell to Jamestown CC 25-18, 25-16. The Lady Pioneers have two more preliminary games slated for Saturday before tournament playoffs.

Pioneers Remain Steady in the Polls
Fri, Oct 5th, 2012

The cross country teams and the women's soccer team remained in their spots in the latest NJCAA Division III polls. Both the men's and women's cross country teams are ranked #2 for the 2nd straight week while the women's soccer team sits at #4 for the 2nd straight week.

Eleven Straight For Lady Pioneers
Thu, Oct 4th, 2012

The #4 ranked Alfred State women's soccer team won their eleventh straight game with a 4-0 victory at Corning CC on Thursday. The Lady Pioneers are now 11-1, 10-0 Region III Division III, on the year and have recorded four straight shutouts.

Pioneers Shutout Corning
Thu, Oct 4th, 2012

The Alfred State men's soccer team recorded their second straight shutout with a 3-0 victory over Corning CC on Thursday. The Pioneers improve to 4-6-3 on the year (4-5-2 Region III Division III).

Lady Pioneers Sweep Corning
Wed, Oct 3rd, 2012

The Alfred State volleyball won their fourth straight match with a 25-23, 25-15, 25-19 victory over Corning CC on Wednesday. The Lady Pioneers are now 18-7 on the year.

Homecoming Weekend Set to Attract Hundreds, Oct. 11-14
Tue, Oct 2nd, 2012

Hundreds of alumni, friends, and families of current students are expected to join in Homecoming weekend events scheduled for Oct. 11 – 14.