Alfred State freshman outfielder Marissa Varela (Egg Harbor TWP, NJ) has been named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Northeast All-Region 1st team. Varela is the first Pioneer to ever be honored by the NFCA.
Marissa Varela (Egg Harbor Twp, NJ) and Brittany Fisher (Indianapolis, IN) have earned All-ACAA honors. Varela was named the ACAA Rookie of the Year and was a 1st team selection while Fisher was selected as a 2nd team honoree as both a second basemen and a pitcher.
The Alfred State softball team defeated Finlandia 3-2 on a walk-off single by Jamie Parente (Mt. Sinai) to advance to the ACAA Championship Series. In the championship game, Thomas More scored 10 unanswered to claim the ACAA title with a 10-2 victory.
The Alfred State softball team split a pair of games on day one of the ACAA Tournament. Finlandia scored three in the 6th to earn a 7-4 victory in the opener but the Pioneers rebounded for a 6-0 victory over SUNY Delhi in an elimination game.
The Alfred State softball team couldn't get the offense going as they opened up the home portion of their season vs. Pitt Bradford. The Panthers scored a run in the 7th to win the opener 1-0 and then used a big 3rd inning in a 11-1 victory in the nightcap.
The Alfred State team ran their winning streak to four games as the offense exploded for a pair of victories at the University of Valley Forge on Saturday. The Pioneers are now 6-6 on the season following 19-1 and 20-1 victories over the Patriots.
The Alfred State softball team ended their spring training trip to the Gene Cusic Classic with a sweep. They won on a walk-off 5-4 over SUNY Canton and then used the big inning in the nightcap to defeat Knox 15-7.
The Alfred State softball team split a pair of games on day four of action at the Gene Cusic Classic in Ft. Myers, FL. The Pioneers scored in every at bat as they defeated New Jersey City 13-1 before losing a tight 7-5 extra inning contest vs. Rockford.