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AU women’s tennis team beats Elmira in Empire 8 matchup

ALFRED, NY — The Alfred University women’s tennis team evened its Empire 8 Conference record with an 8-1 victory over visiting Elmira College Wednesday afternoon.

AU (5-2, 1-1 Empire 8) got singles wins from sophomore Griffin Currie (Erie, PA/Mercyhurst Prep), 6-1, 6-3 in first singles; sophomore Sarah Foster (Adelaide, Australia/Sparta, NJ), 6-1, 6-1 in second singles; junior Autumn McLain (Oneida, NY/Oneida), 6-3, 6-4 in third singles; senior Holly Seidewand (Webster, NY/Webster Thomas), 6-2, 6-0 in fourth singles; and junior Kate Cohen (Bradford, PA/Bradford), 6-0, 6-0 in fifth singles.

Currie and McLain won first doubles, 8-1; Seidewand and Foster took second doubles, 8-5; and Cohen and sophomore Shannon Tovey (Chester, CT/Valley Regional) won third doubles, 8-4.

AU is in action next on Thursday, Sept. 17, at 4 p.m. at Wells.