Mike Alessi (Liverpool) has been named the Alfred State athlete of the week by the Sports Information office after a solid performance in goal for the lacrosse team.
Alessi made 17 saves vs. Mercyhurst North East to lead the Pioneers to a 7-6 victory on Saturday in the lone contest for the team. Alessi made key saves down the stretch to perserve the victory.
On the season, Alessi has played nearly 500 minutes and has made 123 saves on the year.
The Pioneers finish off the regular season this week with contests vs. Broome CC, Niagara CCC, and Monroe CC.