AU Press Releases

Men’s Soccer trounces D’Youville, 6-0

BUFFALO, NY-  The Alfred University men’s soccer team improved to 4-5 (0-1 Empire 8) in a 6-0 decision over D’Youville, Wednesday evening.

Senior midfielder Zachary Kranefeld (Millville, NY/Millville), junior forward Brendan Collins (Tompkins Cove, NY/St. Thomas More), sophomore midfielder Ian St. Pierre (Ann Arbor, MI/Dexter), and sophomore forward Nicholas Carey (Middletown, NY/Minisink Valley) all netted goals in the first half to give the Saxons a commanding 4-0 lead.

Junior midfielder Nicholas Milliman (Randolph, NY/Randolph and freshman midfielder Aidan Calkins (Oakland, ME/Messalonskee) both scored at the 46th minute and 75th minute marks to round out scoring for AU, solidifying the 6-0 victory.  

Kranefeld, St. Pierre, freshman midfielder Richard Lander (Narrowsburg, NY/Sullivan West), and freshman midfielder Graeme Corrigan (Troy, NY/Troy) each finished with an assist apiece.

For the game, the Saxons held a 33-5 shot advantage over the Spartans.

Sophomore goalie Matthew Unick (Warwick, NY/Warwick Valley) made two saves in 90 minutes of play, for AU.

Alfred resumes Empire 8 play on Saturday, Sept. 28, at 1 p.m. against Stevens Tech.