Alfred State Athletics News

August 27, 2016
Alfred State Weekly Update - 8/29 Edition

August 22, 2016
Alfred State Weekly Update - 8/22 Edition

August 15, 2016
Baker Named New Cross Country and Track & Field Coach
Kent Baker has been named the head coach of the Alfred State Cross Country and Track & Field programs. Baker will begin his duties immediately.

August 16, 2016
One Handed Catch Highlights Day 3 - Gains National Attention

August 11, 2016
Baseball Alumni Game Slated for September 24th
The current Alfred State baseball team will battle Pioneer alumni on September 24th. First pitch of the contest is slated for 1 p.m. at Pioneer Stadium.

July 27, 2016
Moore to Headline 2016 Hall of Fame - 2000 & 2007 National Champs to be Honored
Recently retired Cross Country and Track & Field Head Coach Gary Moore will headline the 2016 Alfred State Hall of Fame ceremony to be held on Saturday, September 10th. Moore will be inducted into the Hall of Fame while his 2000 Men's Outdoor Track & Field and 2007 Women's Outdoor Track & Field national championship teams will be honored.

July 12, 2016
Lady Pioneers Add Three New Student-Athletes
RC Weston, Alfred State head swimming and diving coach, is excited to announce the addition to three new student-athletes to the women's 2016-17 team. The Lady Pioneers open up the season on October 15th at the Blue & Gold Alumni Meet.

July 12, 2016
Eight Spring Pioneers Earn USCAA All-Academic Honors
Eight Alfred State spring athletes have earned USCAA All-Academic team honors. Student-athletes earn All-Academic honors by being an upperclassmen who has earned a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher over the course of their academic career.

July 5, 2016
Men's Swimming Announces Addition of Eleven New Swimmers
Alfred State swimming and diving coach RC Weston is excited to announce the addition of eleven new student-athletes to the program. The Pioneers open up the 2016-17 season on October 15th when they host the Blue & Gold Alumni Meet.

June 27, 2016
Lacrosse, Swimming & Diving, and Baseball to Join AMCC
The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) recently accepted Alfred State as an affiliate member in men's lacrosse, men's and women's swimming & diving, and baseball. The Pioneers will begin play in men's lacrosse and swimming & diving in 2016-17 and in baseball in 2017-18.

June 27, 2016
Alfred State Moves to Year Three of NCAA DIII Process
The NCAA DIII Membership Committee recently announced that Alfred State has satisfied the requirements of year two of the membership process and will move on to year three in 2016-17.

June 20, 2016
Pioneers Finish 8th in USCAA Directors Cup
The Alfred State athletic department finished 8th in the 2015-16 USCAA Directors Cup standings. The Pioneers scored 345.5 points in the competition.

June 20, 2016
Smith Led Team Wins Golf Tournament
Captain Steve Smith and his foursome took home the championships at the 2nd annual Alfred State Drive for the Development Fund Golf Tournament held June 17th at Twin Hickory Golf Club in Hornell.

May 23, 2016
Coming Attractions: May 23rd

May 19, 2016
Kothor Finishes 3rd in Shot Put
Victoire Kothor (Rochester/Greece Odyssey) finished 3rd in the shot put as Alfred State wrapped up action at the 2016 ECAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships held at Westfield (MA) State. The Lady Pioneers finished tied for 35th in the competition.

May 18, 2016
Kothor Breaks Own Record in Hammer Throw
Victoire Kothor (Rochester/Greece Odyssey) broke her own school record in the hammer throw as she competed on day one of the 2016 ECAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships.