UAlbany Athletic Communications BIO
Pete Iorizzo
Player Profile:
Pete Iorizzo 3105643
Position: Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations (Football, Men's Lacrosse)
Alma Mater: Syracuse
Graduating Year: 2004

Pete Iorizzo joined the University at Albany as the Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations in July 2017.

He came to UAlbany from the Times Union newspaper, where he had worked since 2005 as an editor, reporter and columnist. He had served as the Times Union's sports editor from 2012 to 2017, leading a team of reporters consistently honored by the Associated Press Sports Editors. Iorizzo was honored by the APSE for column writing in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Before joining the Times Union, Iorizzo worked for the Idaho State Journal in Pocatello, Idaho, where he covered high school and college sports. He graduated from Syracuse University in 2004. 

He and his wife, Mary Jane, reside in Clifton Park with their son.