Alfred State Women's Basketball News

March 12, 2013
Witchella and Fanning Named All-Region
Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) and Karley Fanning (Rochester/Bishop Kearney) have been both named to the All-Region III Division II team. Witchella was a 1st team selection and Fanning was a 2nd team selection.

March 3, 2013
Poor Shooting Dooms Lady Pioneers in Regional Finals
The Alfred State women's basketball team shot only 26.3% from the field and fell 58-49 to Erie CC in the Region III Division II Finals. The Lady Pioneers finish the season 19-8 while Erie advances to their second straight National Tournament.

March 2, 2013
Fanning Lifts Pioneers Into Finals
Karley Fanning (Rochester/Bishop Kearney) scored with five seconds remaining to lift the Alfred State women's basketball team to a 41-40 victory over #3 Niagara CCC in the Region III Division II Tournament semfinals.

February 25, 2013
Lady Pioneers #2 Seed for Regional Tournament
The Alfred State women's basketball team has earned the #2 seed in this week's Region III Division II Tournament. The Lady Pioneers finished the regular season 18-7 record and a 8-2 mark in RIII DII play.

February 23, 2013
Lady Pioneers Win Regular Season Finale
The Alfred State women's basketball team wrapped up the 2012-13 regular season with a 44-34 victory over Jamestown CC. The Lady Pioneers head to the Region III Division II playoffs with a 18-7 (8-2 RIII DII) record.

February 21, 2013
Lady Pioneers Roll to 17th Victory
All ten Lady Pioneers scored as Alfred State defeated Genesee CC 73-44 to improve to 17-7 on the year and 7-2 in Region III Division II play on the season. The Lady Cougars fall to 1-22.

February 14, 2013
Lady Pioneers on the Mark
The Alfred State women's basketball team celebrated Valentine's Day with an important 62-54 road victory over Mercyhurst North East. The Lady Pioneers are now winners of four straight and improve to 16-7 (6-2 Region III Division II) on the year.

February 12, 2013
Lady Pioneers Win 3rd Straight
The Alfred State women's basketball team earned their 3rd straight victory on Tuesday with a 53-47 over Roberts Wesleyan JV. The Lady Pioneers are now 15-7 on the year with three regular season games remaining.

February 5, 2013
Lady Pioneers Race Past Panthers
The Alfred State women's basketball team started the game on a 18-2 run and never looked back in a 70-31 victory over Pitt-Titusville. The blue & gold are now 14-7 on the year.

February 2, 2013
Total Team Effort Leads Pioneers to Victory
The Alfred State women's basketball team got contributions from all eight Lady Pioneers dressed in a 66-56 victory over Niagara CCC. The blue & gold are now 13-7 overall and 5-2 in Region III Division II play.

January 29, 2013
Turnovers Prove Costly to Lady Pioneers
The Alfred State women's basketball team was plagued by 35 turnovers as they fell 59-47 to Erie CC in a battle of the top two teams in Region III Division II. The Lady Pioneers are now 12-7, 4-2 RIII DII while the Lady Kats are 15-4, 6-0.

January 26, 2013
Lady Pioneers Win Nail Biter
The Alfred State women's basketball team won a nail biter 58-57 over Jamestown CC in a Region III Division II battle. The Lady Pioneers are now 12-6 on the year and 4-1 in regional play.

January 22, 2013
Fanning Leads Lady Pioneer Romp
Karley Fanning (Bishop Kearney) scored 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds as the Alfred State women's basketball team downed Genesee CC 81-35 in a Region III Division II contest. The Lady Pioneers improve to 11-6 overall and 3-1 in RIII DII play.

January 19, 2013
Monroe Defeats Lady Pioneers
Monroe CC earned their 12th straight victory 93-51 over Alfred State on Saturday evening. The Lady Tribunes are now 13-4 on the year while the Lady Pioneers are 10-6.

January 17, 2013
Lady Pioneers Can't Overcome Early Hole
Erie CC jumped out to a 14-2 lead and held a 32-18 halftime lead but had to hold off a valiant comeback attempt by Alfred State in a 61-53 victory. The Lady Kats improve to 12-4, 3-0 Region III Division II while the Lady Pioneers are 10-5, 2-1.

January 15, 2013
Lady Pioneers Down NCCC
The Alfred State women's basketball team erased a 1st half deficit and defeated Niagara CCC 60-49 to register their 10th victory of the season. The Lady Pioneers are 10-4 on the year and 2-0 in Region III Division II play.

January 10, 2013
Lady Pioneers win WNYAC Opener
The Alfred State women's basketball team opened up 2013 and WNYAC play with a 58-47 victory over Mercyhurst North East on Thursday. The Lady Pioneers improve to 9-4 (1-0 WNYAC) while the Lady Saints are now 8-4 (0-1 WNYAC).

December 9, 2012
Lady Pioneers Fall in Consolation Game
The Alfred State women's basketball team could not regroup after a tough loss on Saturday and fell 67-48 to Ithaca College JV in the consolation game of the Onondaga CC Tournament. The Lady Pioneers end the 2012 portion of their season with a 8-4 mark.

December 8, 2012
Lady Pioneers Tripped up in OT
The Alfred State women's basketball team was tripped up in overtime, 57-54, by Sullivan County CC in the opening round of the Onondaga CC Classic. The Lady Pioneers are now 8-3 on the year and will take on Ithaca College JV at 11:45 a.m. in the tournament consolation game.

December 6, 2012
Witchella Earns National Honor
Alfred State sophomore forward Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) has been named the NJCAA Division II Player of the Week. Witchella leads the 8-2 Lady Pioneers in scoring and rebounding.

December 3, 2012
Witchella and Fox Named Athletes of the Week
Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) and Conner Fox (Midlakes) have been named the Alfred State athletes of the week.

December 3, 2012
Lady Pioneers Win 3rd Straight
The Alfred State women's basketball team defeated Ithaca College JV 67-61 to earn their 3rd straight victory and improve to 8-2 on the year.

November 29, 2012
Lady Pioneers Ease Past FLCC
Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) had a monster game as she recorded her sixth straight double-double as Alfred State defeated Finger Lakes CC 65-50. With the win the Lady Pioneers are 7-2 on the season.

November 26, 2012
Lady Pioneers Rally for Victory
The Alfred State women's basketball team held Penn College to just 22 points in the 2nd half and rallied for a 66-62 victory. The Lady Pioneers are now 6-2 on the year while the Lady Wildcats fall to 2-3.

November 19, 2012
Witchella and Thone Named Athletes of the Week
Basketball player Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) and swimmer Danielle Thone (Wappingers Falls/Roy Ketcham) have been named the Alfred State athletes of the week.

November 17, 2012
Lady Pioneers Run out of Gas
Playing for the second time in less than eight hours, the Alfred State women's basketball team ran out of gas in the 2nd half and fell 73-66 to Fulton Montgomery CC. The Pioneers fall to 5-2 on the year while FMCC improves to 7-0.

November 17, 2012
Lady Pioneers Suffer First Loss
The Alfred State women's basketball team lost a back and forth contest 75-71 to Westchester CC in the Alfred State Tournament. The game featured seven ties and ten lead changes.

November 13, 2012
Witchella Leads Lady Pioneers past Corning
Haley Witchella (Oxford Academy) had a monster night as she led the Alfred State women's basketball team to a 73-65 victory over Corning CC. The Lady Pioneers are now 5-0 on the young season.

November 10, 2012
Lady Pioneers Win 4th Straight
The Alfred State women's basketball team made it four straight with a 69-58 victory over SUNY Orange on Saturday afternoon. The Lady Pioneers are now 4-0 on the year.

November 4, 2012
Lady Pioneers Win Delhi Title
Destiny Brito (Manhattan/Park West) hit a three-pointer with under two minutes left that broke a tie and helped lead the Alfred State women's basketball team to a 64-59 victory over host SUNY Delhi in the championship game of the Delhi Tournament. The Pioneers improve to 3-0 on the year.

November 3, 2012
Lady Pioneers Advance to Delhi Finals
The Alfred State women's basketball team breezed by Sullivan County CC 61-30 to advance to the SUNY Delhi Tournament finals. The Lady Pioneers are now 2-0 on the year.

November 1, 2012
Lady Pioneers win Season Opener
The Alfred State women's basketball team opened up the 2012-13 season with a 57-43 victory over Broome CC.