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AU men’s tennis team knocks off Pitt-Bradford

ALFRED, NY – The Alfred University men’s tennis team defeated visiting Pitt-Bradford, 7-2, Monday afternoon. With the non-league win, the Saxons snapped a two-match losing streak and evened their record at 4-4.

AU got singles wins from junior Connor Houghton (Orleans, MA/Nauset Regional), 6-1, 6-2 in first singles; junior Nick Schneider (Liverpool, NY/Liverpool), 6-0, 6-0 in second singles; sophomore Nathan Garletts (Havertown, PA/Haverford), 6-0, 6-1 in third singles; freshman Stefan Nonnenmann (New Providence, NJ/New Providence), 6-3, 6-0 in fourth singles; and freshman Patrick Francia (Rochester, NY/Greece Olympia), 6-1, 6-1 in sixth singles.

The Saxons took two of three doubles matches. Schneider and Nonnenmann won first doubles, 8-1, and Houghton and Garletts won second doubles, 8-1.

AU is in action next on Thursday, April 15, at 4 p.m. at Keuka College.