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AU women’s tennis team knocks off Wells

ALFRED, NY — The Alfred University women’s tennis team defeated visiting non-conference foe Wells College, 7-2, Wednesday afternoon.

AU (2-4, 1-2 Empire 8) got singles wins from junior Griffin Currie (Erie, PA/Mercyhurst Prep), 6-0, 6-0 in first singles; senior Autumn McLain (Oneida, NY/Oneida), 6-0, 6-1 in second singles; junior Shannon Tovey (Chester, CT/Valley Regional), 6-1, 6-2 in fourth singles; and sophomore Catherine Spencer (Homer, NY/Homer), 6-3, 6-4 in fifth singles.

Alfred swept the doubles competition, with Currie and McLain winning first doubles, 8-0; sophomore Melissa Boyer (Bloomfield, MI/Lahser) and Tovey taking second doubles, 8-5; and Spencer and sophomore Devyn DeVantier (Niagara Falls, NY/Niagara-Wheatfield) claiming third doubles, 8-6.

AU plays next on Saturday, Sept. 18, at noon at Stevens.