Alfred State Athletics News

  • Pioneers Finish 6th in USCAA Director's Cup
    June 21, 2017
    The Alfred State athletic department finished 6th in the USCAA Director's Cup Standings. The Pioneers accumulated 399 points during the year.
  • Swim Team Earns CSCAA Scholar All-American Recognition
    June 21, 2017
    Both the Alfred State men's and women's swimming & diving teams were recognized as Scholar All-American by the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA). Alfred State is one of 720 teams, representing 443 institutions to achieve a GPA of 3.0 or higher during the Spring 2017 semester.
  • 3rd Annual Drive for the Development Fund Golf Tournament a Success
    June 20, 2017
    The 3rd Annual Alfred State Drive for the Development Fund Golf Tournament, held on June 16th, was deemed a success as 32 foursomes competed for the coveted "blue jacket" at Twin Hickory Golf Club in Hornell.
  • Six Lacrosse Players Earn USCAA National All-Academic Honors
    June 05, 2017
    Six members of the Alfred State lacrosse team earned USCAA National All-Academic honors. The athletic department finishes the season with 43 student-athletes earning this honor during the 2016-17 school year.
  • Alfred State Set to Host Summer Sports Festival
    May 24, 2017
    Alfred State will host the 36th annual Summer Sports Festival and the 49th annual Learn-to-Swim Program starting June 26.
  • Streater Signs with Bills
    May 24, 2017
    Former Alfred State football and track and field athlete Rod Streater is returning to Western New York. The wide receiver in his sixth season in the NFL signed a free agent contract with the Buffalo Bills this morning.
  • Franz Earns More Honors
    May 24, 2017
    Alfred State senior outfielder Cullen Franz (Cazenovia) has added three more postseason honors. Franz recently has earned honors from the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA), D3Baseball.com, and the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC).
  • Trio of Pioneers Earn AD3I Postseason Honors
    May 22, 2017
    A trio of Alfred State softball players have earned All-Independent honors in an announcement recently made by the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I). Senior shortstop Stormi Kruger (Medina) and sophomore cather Melissa Barber (Nassau/Catholic Central) were 1st team selections while Annie Corrao (Grand Island) was named 2nd team.
  • Alvarado Named All-ECAC North
    May 23, 2017
    Alfred State attackmen Teddy Alvarado (Hilton) has been named a All-ECAC North 1st team following a solid 2017 campaign. He becomes the first Pioneer to earn postseason honors from the ECAC.
  • Five Pioneers Honored by AD3I, Franz Named Player of the Year
    May 22, 2017
    Five members of the Alfred State baseball team have earned All-Independent baseball team honors in an announcement recently made by the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I). Senior Cullen Franz was named the Player of the Year and was joined on the 1st team by Garrett Mack (Avon), and Thomas Shofi (Carmel). David Zuber (Honeoye Falls Lima) and Lucas Cornell (Alfred Almond) were 2nd team selections.
  • Davis, Godfrey, and Thiel Elected to SAAC Leadership
    May 22, 2017
    The Alfred State Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has elected Owen Davis (Lansing), Bryanna Godfrey (Tioga), and Lindsey Thiel (Liverpool) into the executive board for the 2017-18
  • Presthus Finishes 8th at ECAC's
    May 18, 2017
    Anders Presthus (Lansing) finished 8th in both the shot put and the discus as the Alfred State men's track & field team finished 20th at the 2017 ECAC Championships in Westfield, MA.
  • Barber Named All-ECAC North
    May 18, 2017
    Alfred State sophomore catcher Melissa Barber (Nassau/Catholic Central) has been named an honorable mention All-ECAC North. The announcement comes days after Barber was named a 2nd team All-American by the USCAA.
  • Curran 2nd in ECAC Pole Vault
    May 17, 2017
    Zach Curran (Williamson) finished 2nd in the pole vault as Alfred State competed on day one of the ECAC Championships at Westfield (MA) State.
  • Alfred State Hosts 5th Annual Track & Field Spectacular
    May 17, 2017
    For the 5th consecutive year, the athletic department hosted local Special Olympians at the Alfred State Track & Field Spectacular. Over 250 athletes along with their teachers and aides competed at Pioneer Stadium on May 11th.