Alfred State Athletics News

September 1, 2014
Coming Attractions: September 1
Schedule of upcoming events & recap of last week's action

August 31, 2014
Late Goal Lifts Potsdam Past Lady Pioneers
Karley Cree found the back of the net with 3:50 remaining to lift Potsdam to a 1-0 victory over Alfred State in day two action at the College Cup. The Bears improve to 1-0-1 on the year while the Lady Pioneers are 0-2 on the young season.

August 30, 2014
Lady Pioneers Fall in Season Opener
The Alfred State women's soccer team fell 2-0 to New England College in their first contest of the 2014 season. The game was part of day one action at the Potsdam College Cup.

August 30, 2014
Lady Pioneers Finish 2nd at USCAA Tip-Off Tourney
The Alfred State volleyball team finished 2nd as they completed action at the USCAA Tip-off Tournament on Saturday. The Lady Pioneers swept Penn State Beaver and Penn State Greater Allegheny to advance to the finals. In the finals the blue & gold was tripped up 3-0 by Rochester (MI) College.

August 29, 2014
Pioneers Split Day One of USCAA Tip-off Touranment
The Alfred State volleyball team opened up their 2014 season by splitting a pair of games on day one of the USCAA Tip-off Tournament hosted at Penn State Beaver. The Lady Pioneers swept Robert Morris-Springfield 3-0 to start the season but fell 3-1 to Rochester (MI) College.

August 29, 2014
Changes to USCAA Tip-Off Tournament
Changes have been made to the schedule for this weekend's USCAA Tip-off Tournament. The tournament added a fifth team (Robert Morris-Springfield) and assured each team will play at least four games.

August 28, 2014
New Fitness Center in Pioneer Center to Open Soon
Alfred State is excited to announce that a new fitness center will be opening soon in the Pioneer Center.

August 28, 2014
Men's Basketball to Host Blood Drive
The Alfred State men's basketball team will host blood drive on Wednesday, September 3rd in the Braddon Lounge. The Pioneers have partnered with the Community Blood Bank for the drive which will be held from Noon to 5 p.m.

August 26, 2014
Swimming & Wrestling Information Meeting
Anyone interested in participating on the Alfred State wrestling or swimming team needs to attend an information regarding the upcoming season on September 2nd. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the Cappadonia Auditorium in the Orvis Activities Center.

August 25, 2014
Coming Attractions: August 25th
Schedule of upcoming events & recap of last week's action

August 25, 2014
Challenge Accepted: ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Numerous members of the Alfred State Athletic Department have accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

August 20, 2014
Spain Added to Coaching Staff
The Alfred State football team has added a former player to their coaching staff for the 2014 season. Former Pioneer Rory Spain will be coaching the defensive linemen.

August 6, 2014
Gingras Named Head Athletic Trainer
The athletic department has announced that Gerard (Mickey) Gingras has been named the head athletic trainer. Gingras, who came to Alfred State last year, will head up the operations of the training room that cares for the Pioneers over 400 athletes.

August 6, 2014
Quartet Named Preseason All-American
Four Alfred State football players have been named preseason All-American by USA College Football. Rasheed Williams (Swedesboro, NJ) & Keegan Phalen (East Aurora) were named 1st team while Nick DePofi (Union Endicott) and Tavon Moore (Syracuse/Bishop Grimes) were named 2nd team.

July 11, 2014
2014 Fall Schedules Announced