Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Panthers

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Team Colors: Maroon / White
106 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208

Athletics Phone: (518) 694-7357
Athletics Fax: (518) 694-7287
Enrollment: 1,600
Founded: 1881
President: Dr. Gregory Dewey
Athletic Director: Christine Kanawada

Name Title Phone Email
Christine Kanawada Athletic Director/ Women's Soccer Coach 518-694-7355
Jon Piraino Men's Soccer Coach 518-694-7357
Jeffery Barnes Cross Country Coach/Track and Field Coach 518-380-7467
Cornelius Tavarres Women's Basketball Coach 518-791-0207
Brett Barnard Men's Basketball Coach 518-852-4750



  • Panthers Drop Mid-Week Contest With Florida National
    December 06, 2017

    The Florida National Conquistadors made the long trip up from Miami this week and bested ACPHS Men's Basketball 81-62 on Tuesday night. Following the loss, the Panthers are now 4-4 on the year, while FNU moves to 10-5.
  • Dannie Griffin Leads Panthers Past SUNY Purchase
    December 04, 2017

    ACPHS Women's Basketball recorded their second win of the year on Friday, besting the Purchase College Panthers 63-59. With the win, the Albany moved to 2-3 on the year, while Purchase fell to 2-4.
  • Men's Basketball Drops Contest With SUNY Delhi
    November 17, 2017

    ACPHS Men's Basketball had a tough night on Wednesday, falling to the SUNY Delhi Broncos 74-54. The Panthers are now 3-2 on the young season, while the Broncos are now 1-4 after their first win.
  • Women's Basketball Falls to Delhi in Season Opener
    November 16, 2017

    ACPHS Women's Basketball played their first game of the season on Wednesday, but fell to the SUNY Delhi Broncos 81 to 66. The Panthers start off their season at 0-1, while the Broncos improve to 5-1 on the year.
  • Women's Soccer Falls to Maine-Fort Kent in Semifinals
    November 12, 2017

    ACPHS Women's Soccer fell to the University of Maine-Fort Kent Bengals 5-0 on Sunday, ending the Panthers run at a USCAA National Championship. ACPHS will finish the year at 12-6-1, while the Bengals will move on to take on Florida National University in the National Championship Game.
  • Men's Soccer Stages Late Comeback, But Falls to Illinois Tech
    November 12, 2017

    ACPHS Men's Soccer fell to the #7-seeded Illinois Tech Scarlet Hawks 3-2 on Saturday in their final game of the season. The Panthers finish the season with a record of 11-6-3, and head home from nationals having lost both of their contests. The Hawks improved their record to 14-5-1, but were also eliminated from nationals after going 1-1.
  • XC Runs at Nationals, Lindsay Named All-American
    November 11, 2017

    Senior Julia Lindsay (Scotia, NY / Scotia-Glenville HS) was named a USCAA Cross Country First-Team All-American after placing 6th overall with a time of 24:05.89 at the 2017 USCAA National Championship Meet in Virginia Beach, VA. Lindsay, whose time set a new personal record for her, led the way for ACPHS, who had four women and five men run in the harsh conditions on Friday.
  • Men's Soccer Ousted from Nationals by Maine-Fort Kent
    November 11, 2017

    #11 seeded ACPHS Men's Soccer fell to the #2 seeded University of Maine-Fort Kent Bengals on Friday 4-0. This was the Panthers first loss since September 28th, dropping their record to 11-5-3 on the season. The Bengals improved to 18-1-0 and booked their spot in the national semifinals as the winners of Pool C.
  • Panthers Beat Brandywine 3-2, Head to National Semi-Finals
    November 10, 2017

    Junior forward Katie Benson (Clifton Park, NY / Shenendehowa) showed why she was voted 2017 USCAA Women's Soccer Player of the Year today, recording a hat trick in the first half and leading ACPHS to a 3-2 victory over the Penn State Brandywine Lions. The win moves the Panthers to 12-5-1 overall, and ensures that they win their Pool regardless of tomorrow's matchup between Brandywine and Johnson & Wales (NC). ACPHS will now face the #1 seeded University of Maine-Fort Kent Bengals in the National Championship Semifinals on Sunday, November 12th at 12:15 PM.
  • Panthers Recognized at USCAA Fall Championships Banquet
    November 10, 2017

    ACPHS Men's and Women's Teams attended the USCAA Fall Championships Banquet last night, where they and other student athletes from around the country were honored for their outstanding effort on the field and in the classroom. The banquet is part of the 2017 USCAA Fall Championships Week in Virginia Beach, VA, where Panther soccer and cross country teams are competing for national championships in their respective sports.