2016-17 Alfred State Women's Basketball News

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    February 20, 2017
    Pioneers Earn #6 Seed for USCAA Nationals The Alfred State women's basketball team will make their second trip to the USCAA National Championships after earning the #6 seed. The Pioneers will take on the #3 seed Rochester College in the first round.
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    February 19, 2017
    Pioneers Close Out Regular Season The Alfred State women's basketball team could not hold a 1st half lead as Maine Presque Isle rallied for a 63-59 victory on Sunday afternoon. The Lady Pioneers close out the regular season with a 14-9 record.
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    February 18, 2017
    Bench Lifts Pioneers to Big Road Win The Alfred State women's basketball team got 34 points from their bench as they defeated Maine Fort Kent 59-47. The Pioneers outscored the Bengals 25 to 10 in the 2nd quarter to take the lead for good as they improved to 14-8 on the season.
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    February 14, 2017
    Bialecki's Big Night Not Enough as Pioneers Fall at Carlow Catherine Bialecki (Alfred Almond) had a monster night but the Alfred State couldn't overcome Carlow as the Celtics earned a 68-51 victory. The loss snaps a three-game winning streak for the Pioneers who are now 13-8 on the year.
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    February 13, 2017
    Pioneers Ranked #6 in Latest USCAA Poll The Alfred State women's basketball team moved up two spots in the latest USCAA Division I poll. The Lady Pioneers are now ranked #6 as they head towards the end of the 2016-17 season.
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    February 11, 2017
    Pioneers Win Home Finale The Alfred State women's basketball team won their third straight as they closed out the home portion of the regular season with a 61-44 victory over SUNY Delhi. The Lady Pioneers are now 13-7 on the season.
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    February 10, 2017
    Pioneers Bounce Past Roos, Boyd Records 400th Victory The Alfred State women's basketball team started fast and never looked back as they defeated SUNY Canton 76-46 on Friday night. The victory was the 400th for Lady Pioneer Head Coach Gina Boyd.
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    February 07, 2017
    Basketball Teams Rise Up in USCAA Poll Both the Alfred State men's and women's basketball teams climbed up the USCAA Poll in the Week 8 edition. The men's team made their debut in the poll at the #15 spot while the women's team rose up to the #8 ranking.
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    February 01, 2017
    Bialecki Adds Another Honor Alfred State sophomore center Catherine Bialecki (Alfred Almond) has earned a weekly honor for the third straight week. Bialecki was named the Association of Division III Independents Player of the week for the second time in the last three weeks and the third time this season.
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    February 01, 2017
    Bialecki's Late Basket Lifts Alfred State Catherine Bialecki (Alfred Almond) scored with under seven seconds left to lift Alfred State to a 58-57 victory over Hilbert on Wednesday evening. The Lady Pioneers are now 11-7 on the season.
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    January 29, 2017
    Alfred State Falls in OT The Alfred State women's basketball team was outscored 13 to 3 in overtime as SUNY Delhi rallied for a 90-80 victory on Sunday. The Broncos outscored the Pioneers 26 to 14 in the 4th quarter to tie the game and continued their roll in OT.
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    January 28, 2017
    Fast Start Helps Pioneers Hop Past Roos The Alfred State women's basketball team opened up the game on a 14 to 1 run as they earned their 10th win of the season 56-38 over SUNY Canton. The blue & gold improve to 10-6 on the year.
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    January 25, 2017
    Bialecki Earns USCAA Honors Alfred State sophomore center Catherine Bialecki (Alfred Almond) has been named the USCAA women's basketball player of the week. Bialecki helped lead the Lady Pioneers to a 2-1 week.
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    January 24, 2017
    Big 2nd Quarter Lifts Pitt Bradford Pitt Bradford outscored Alfred State 27 to 7 in the 2nd quarter en route to a 79-56 victory on Tuesday evening. The Panthers improve to 10-8 on the year while the Pioneers are now 9-6.
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    January 20, 2017
    Three's Lift Blue & Gold The Alfred State women's basketball team connected on 10 three-pointers as they defeated Pratt Institute 69-50 on Friday evening. The blue & gold are now 8-5 on the year.
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    January 17, 2017
    Bialecki and Davis Honored by AD3I Alfred State basketball players Catherine Bialecki (Alfred Almond) and Tyrone Davis (Brooklyn/Benjamin Banneker) have been named the Association of Division III Independents Players of the Week.
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    January 17, 2017
    Hot Shooting Lifts SUNY Poly The SUNY Poly women's basketball team shot 48.4% from the field as they defeated Alfred State 87-57 on Tuesday evening. The Wildcats are now 12-1 on the year while the Pioneers are now 7-5.
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    January 15, 2017
    Pioneers Tame Bengals The Alfred State women's basketball team had a huge advantage on the boards as they defeated Maine Fort Kent 65-53 on Sunday afternoon. The Bengals entered the game ranked #2 in the latest USCAA DI poll.
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    January 12, 2017
    Lady Pioneers Race Past Knights The Alfred State women's basketball team used a huge 2nd quarter as they raced past Central Penn 69-36 on Thursday evening. The Lady Pioneers outscored the Knights 23 to 3 in the 2nd.
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    January 04, 2017
    Lady Pioneers Win 2017 Opener The Alfred State women's basketball team used a team effort to defeat D'Youville 74-63 in their opener of the 2017 portion of their season.
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    December 16, 2016
    Basketball Postponed for Saturday The scheduled basketball games for tomorrow (12/17) have been postponed due to the winter weather and predicted poor driving conditions.
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    December 10, 2016
    Lady Pioneers Fall in Tight One For the second straight game, the Alfred State women's basketball team let a lead slip away in the 2nd half as Keuka won a 55-54 decision on Saturday afternoon.
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    December 08, 2016
    Highlanders Rally to Victory Houghton College outscored Alfred State 16-6 in the 4th quarter as they rallied for a 57-52 victory on Thursday afternoon. The Highlanders improve to 5-2 while the Pioneers are now 4-3.
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    December 06, 2016
    Lady Pioneers Win 4th Straight Three Lady Pioneers scored in double figures as the Alfred State women's basketball team defeated Davis College 66-48 on Tuesday evening. The Lady Pioneers have now won four straight and are 4-2 on the year.
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    November 29, 2016
    Bialecki and Elliott Named #PioneerPinpoint Athletes of the Week Alfred State sophomore women's basketball player Catherine Bialecki (Alfred Almond) and junior men's basketball player Tyler Elliott (Perry) have been named the #PioneerPinpoint Athletes of the week. Bialecki also was named the Association of DIII Independents Athlete of the Week.
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    November 29, 2016
    Lady Pioneers Win Overtime Thriller Joselyn Johnson (Geneva) hit a jumper with 11 seconds left in overtime to lift Alfred State to a 56-54 victory over Buffalo State on Tuesday evening. The Lady Pioneers have now won three straight and improve to 3-2 on the year.
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    November 22, 2016
    Big 3rd Quarter Lifts Lady Pioneers The Alfred State women's basketball team outscored Medaille 26-13 in the 3rd quarter as they defeated the Mavericks 73-59 in their 2016-17 home opener. The Lady Pioneers trailed 32-31 at halftime.
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    November 20, 2016
    Lady Pioneers Can't Rally All the Way Back The Alfred State women's basketball team trailed by as 16 but fought back to within three but could not grab the lead in a 70-66 to Villa Maria in the 1st round of the Albany Pharmacy Tip-Off Tournament.
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    November 20, 2016
    Lady Pioneers Turn Albany Pharmacy Over The Alfred State women's basketball team forced 37 turnovers as they eased to a 67-37 over Albany Pharmacy in the conolation game of the ACPHS Tip-Off Tournament.
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    November 15, 2016
    Big 2nd Quarter Lifts Houghton in Season Opener Houghton outscored Alfred State 27-11 in the 2nd quarter as they defeated Alfred State 76-56 in the season opener for both teams.