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AU men’s tennis team evens Empire 8 record with win at Elmira

ELMIRA, NY – The Alfred University men’s tennis team defeated host Elmira College, 6-3, Tuesday afternoon to even the Saxon’s Empire 8 Conference record.

AU (3-2, 1-1 Empire 8) got singles wins from junior Nick Schneider (Liverpool, NY/Liverpool), 6-1, 6-3 in second singles; sophomore Nathan Garletts (Havertown, PA/Haverford), 6-3, 6-3 in third singles; and sophomore Nathan Kucko (Binghamton, NY/Chenango Forks), 1-6, 6-2, 10-8 in fourth singles.

AU swept the doubes matches. Junior Connor Houghton (Orleans, MA/Nauset Regional) and Schneider won their first doubles match, 8-5; Kucko and freshman Stefan Nonnenmann (New Providence, NJ/New Providence) took second doubles, 8-3; and Garletts and junior Ryan Parlia (Valley Stream, NY/Valley Stream South) took third doubles, 8-2.

AU is in action next on Wednesday, April 7, at 4:30 p.m. at home against Nazareth.