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Saxon football team ascends national rankings

ALFRED, NY – The Alfred University football team moved up in two national polls this week, after the Saxons’ 35-14 win at Hartwick College Saturday.

Alfred (5-0, 2-0 Empire 8) is ranked 19th in the poll and 21st in the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) poll. The Saxons were ranked 21st and 22nd, respectively, in last week’s and AFCA polls.

The Saxons are in action next on Saturday, Oct. 16, when they travel to Troy, NY, to take on non-conference opponent RPI. Kickoff is at 1 p.m.