AU Press Releases

Fisher doubles up AU men’s tennis team

PITTSFORD, NY – Host St. John Fisher beat the Alfred University men’s tennis team, 6-3, Tuesday afternoon.

Alfred (5-5, 1-4 Empire 8) got its lone singles wins from junior Connor Houghton (Orleans, MA/Nauset Regional), 6-2, 6-2 in first singles. The Saxons took two of three doubles matches, with junior Nick Schneider (Liverpool, NY/Liverpool) and Houghton winning first doubles, 8-3, and sophomore Nathan Garletts (Havertown, PA/Haverford) and junior Ryan Parlia (Valley Stream, NY/Valley Stream South) taking their third doubles match, 8-3.

Tuesday’s match was a makeup of a meeting originally scheduled for Friday, April 16, but postponed due to rain. Alfred is action again this afternoon, April 21, at 4 p.m. when the Saxons host Roberts Wesleyan.