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Fisher edges Saxons, 2-1, in season finale

ALFRED, NY —The Alfred University men’s soccer team was defeated by visiting St. John Fisher College 2-1, Saturday night at Merrill Field.

Alfred got on the board first when freshman midfielder Jeffery Thomas scored off a cross from junior forward Eric Lavelle (Eden, NY/Eden). AU would go into halftime with a 1-0 lead.

Fisher got second half goals from William Salter, and Harhett Varien, to defeat the Saxons 2-1, on senior night.

Fisher outshot the Saxons 11-6. Junior goalie Elliot Thorpe (Highlands Ranch, CO/ Thunder Ridge) did not make a save for Alfred. Kyle Metcalfe made three saves in goal for St. John Fisher.

Alfred finished the season with a 4-8-3 overall record, and went 0-6 in Empire 8 play.