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AU women's tennis team ends season at state championships

ITHACA, NY -- The Alfred University women's tennis team on Saturday wrapped up its competition at the New York State Women's Collegiate Athletic Association (NYSWCAA)championship tournament.

Two AU singles players and a doubles team were eliminated Saturday from the thre-day tournament, held Friday, Saturday and today at Ithaca College.

Sophomore Griffin Currie (Erie, PA/Mercyhurst Prep) lost her first singles quarterfinal match to Skidmore's Danika Robison, 6-1, 6-1, and junior Kate Cohen (Bradford, PA/Bradford) dropped her sixth singles quarterfinal match with Skidmore's Tory Engros, 6-1, 6-1. Alfred's second doubles team of senior Holly Seidewand (Webster, NY/Webster Thomas) and sophomore Sarah Foster (Adelaide, Australia/Sparta, NJ) fell in the quarterfinals, losing to Ithaca's Melanie Cohen and Agata Kubik, 8-2.

Alfred ends its season with an 8-7 record (2-6 Empire 8).