AU Press Releases

Saxons move up in national poll

ALFRED, NY - The Alfred University football team moved up two spots in one national poll after Saturday’s win against Springfield in the Saxons’ Empire 8 Conference opener.

AU (3-0, 1-0 Empire 8) beat Springfield, 30-22, Saturday afternoon at Merrill Field., a website dedicated to coverage of Division III football, ranks AU 14th in its latest national poll, released today. The Saxons were ranked 16th in that poll last week.

Alfred was ranked 12th in last week’s American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Division III national poll. New AFCA rankings are scheduled to be released later today.

AU is in action next on Saturday, Oct. 1, at 4 p.m. at Empire 8 rival St. John Fisher.