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.
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 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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.