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AU women’s tennis team opens Empire 8 play with loss at Fisher

PITTSFORD, NY - The Alfred University women’s tennis team played its 2011 Empire 8 Conference opener Tuesday afternoon, dropping an 8-1 decision to host St. John Fisher College.

Junior Catherine Spencer (Homer, NY/Homer) earned the Saxons’ lone point by taking her fifth singles match, 6-3, 7-5.

AU (0-2, 0-1 Empire 8) is in action next on Thursday, Sept. 8, at 4 p.m. at home against non-conference foe Pitt Bradford. The Saxons host another non-league opponent, D’Youville, at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9.