AU Press Releases

Saxons' doubleheader at D’Youville cancelled

ALFRED, NY — The Alfred University softball team’s doubleheader at D’Youville College, scheduled for Tuesday, April 28, at 3 p.m., has been cancelled.

The non-conference games were cancelled at the request of the D’Youville College athletic department. The Saxons (23-5, 7-5 Empire 8) play a 3:30 p.m. doubleheader this afternoon (April 27) at Fredonia, then travel to Keuka College on Wednesday, April 29, for a 3 p.m. non-league doubleheader.

AU is gearing up for this weekend’s Empire 8 Conference championship tournament Friday and Saturday, May 1 and 2, at Ithaca College. AU is the third seed in the double-elimination tournament and opens play Friday at 10 a.m. against second seed St. John Fisher. The winner of the tournament earns the conference’s automatic bid to the NCAA championships.