Alfred State Football News

February 28, 2013
McKinney Signs with Dakota State
Davin McKinney (Syracuse/Nottingham) has signed a letter of intent to continue his academic and athletic career at Dakota State University. McKinney, who has used one year of eligibility, will compete for the starting center spot for the Trojans.

February 7, 2013
Frazer Signs With Norfolk State
Alfred State defensive back Collin Frazer (Woodbridge, VA) will continue his career at Norfolk State after signing a national letter of intent on Wednesday. Frazer was a 1st team All-Region III selection as a defensive back and return specialist for the Pioneers in 2012.

February 6, 2013
Howard Signs with Rhode Island
Defensive linemen Robert Howard (Syracuse/Nottingham) will continue his athletic and academic career at the University of Rhode Island after signing his National Letter of Intent on signing day. Howard was a two-year member of the Pioneer football team and a two-year member of the track & field program.

November 19, 2012
Eight Football Players Named All-Region
Eight members of the Alfred State football team have been named All-Region following the Pioneers 5-4 season. The blue & gold finished the year as the runner-up in Region III.

November 13, 2012
Ognibene and Joyner Named Athletes of the Week
Wrestler Dan Ognibene (Alexander) and football player Alonzo Joyner (Queens) have been named the Alfred State athletes of the week.

November 10, 2012
Alfred State vs. Hudson Valley CC - Football Preview
Alfred State vs. Hudson Valley CC - Football Preview

November 10, 2012
Pioneers End Season with Victory
Special teams and turnovers played a huge part as Alfred State defeated Hudson Valley CC 30-24 to close out the 2012 season. The win improves the Pioneers to 5-4 and secures the program's eighth .500 or better season during Head Coach Mick Caba's tenure.

November 6, 2012
Fanning and Frazier Honored by Region and Alfred State
Karley Fanning (Rochester/Bishop Kearney) and Collin Frazier (Woodbridge, VA) have been named the Region III athletes of the week and the Alfred State athletes of the week

November 3, 2012
Pioneers Tame Ogres
The Alfred State football team raced out to a 34-0 lead after three quarters and defeated the Onondaga Ogres FC 34-20 to even their record at 4-4 and snap a three-game losing streak. Onondaga is now 5-3 on the year.

November 3, 2012
Alfred State vs. Onondaga Ogres FC - Football Preview
Alfred State vs. Onondaga Ogres FC - Football Preview

October 27, 2012
Alfred State vs. Southern Virginia University - Football Preview
Alfred State vs. Southern Virginia University - Football Preview

October 27, 2012
Knights Trip Up Pioneers
Southern Virginia University took advantage of three Alfred State turnovers and ten penalties in a 21-6 victory on Saturday afternoon. The Knights improve to 3-6 on the year while the Pioneers fall to 3-4.

October 23, 2012
DeMonte, Daniels, & Hanrahan Named Athletes of the Week
Football players Mikel DeMonte (Brockport) and Thomas Daniels (Bronx/ICE) along with volleyball player Rebecca Hanrahan (Greene) have been named the Alfred State athletes of the week by the SID office.

October 20, 2012
2nd Half Turnovers Cost Pioneers
Four Alfred State turnovers in the 2nd half led to the Apprentice School breaking a halftime tie en route to a 35-21 victory over the Pioneers. Alfred falls to 3-3 on the season while the Builders improve to 2-5.

October 20, 2012
Alfred State vs. Apprentice School - Football Preview
Alfred State vs. Apprentice School - Football Preview

October 13, 2012
Homecoming Rally Falls Short
The Alfred State football team put together a solid comeback attempt in the 2nd half but could not overcome a 27-3 halftime deficit in a 27-17 loss to Globe Institute of Technology. Alfred is now 3-2 on the year while Globe is 4-2.

October 13, 2012
Alfred State vs. Globe Tech - Football Preview
Alfred State vs. Globe Tech - Football Preview

October 9, 2012
Phalen Named Region and Alfred State Athlete of the Week
Football player Keegan Phalen (East Aurora) has been named both the Region III athlete of the week and the Alfred State athlete of the week. Phalen is the second Pioneer athlete to be honored this fall by Region III.

October 7, 2012
Pioneers Open Up Home Schedule with Victory
The Alfred State football team opened up their home portion of the season with a 22-7 victory over St. John Fisher JV on Sunday. The Pioneers improve to 3-1 on the year while the JV Cardinals fall to 2-1.

October 7, 2012
Alfred State vs. St. John Fisher JV - Football Preview
Alfred State vs. St. John Fisher JV - Football Preview

October 2, 2012
Muhleisen and Frazer Named September Athletes of the Month
Women's soccer player Kali Muhleisen (Alfred Almond) and football player Colin Frazer (Woodbridge, VA) have been named the Alfred State athletes of the month for September.

September 25, 2012
Frazer Named Athlete of the Week
Football player Collin Frazer (Woodbridge, VA) has been named the Alfred State athlete of the week. Frazer was instrumental in the Pioneers 32-13 victory over Stevens Tech on Saturday.

September 22, 2012
Special Teams Lift Pioneers Past Stevens
Special teams, especially the punting game, played a huge role as Alfred State defeat Stevens Tech 32-13 to improve to 2-1 on the year.

September 15, 2012
Pioneer Football Falls at Erie
Alfred State's offense could never get going as Erie CC defeated the Pioneers 30-7 in a Region III battle. The Pioneers are now 1-1 while the Kats are 1-2.

September 11, 2012
Streater Catches Touchdown Pass in NFL Debut
Most football players dream of one day playing on the biggest stage but few have the chance. Former Alfred State and Temple University wide receiver Rod Streater achieved his dream and made his NFL debut as a starting wide receiver for the Oakland Raiders as they took on the San Diego Chargers on Monday Night Football.

September 9, 2012
Pioneers Win Opener
For the fifth straight season the Alfred State football team opened up their season with a victory. The Pioneers got contributions from all sides of the ball in their 27-3 victory over Hartwick JV on Sunday afternoon.

September 3, 2012
Football Opener Cancelled
The Alfred State football team's 2012 season opener vs. Brockport JV slated for Labor Day has been cancelled. The two teams will not make-up the game but Alfred will look to find a game for their open week to make up for this cancellation.

September 2, 2012
Streater on Raiders Opening Day Roster
Alfred State Alum Rod Streater has made the Oakland Raiders 53-man opening day roster. Streater had an impressive preseason and is currently listed 3rd on the depth chart.