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AU women’s tennis team blanks Wells

AURORA, NY — The Alfred University women’s tennis team shut out host Wells College, 9-0, Thursday afternoon.

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

Currie and McLain teamed to win first doubles, 8-2; Seidewand and Foster took second doubles, 8-0 and Cohen and sophomore Shannon Tovey (Chester, CT/Valley Regional) won third doubles, 8-0.

AU is in action next on Saturday, Sept. 19, at noon against visiting Empire 8 Conference foe Stevens Institute of Technology.