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AU men’s tennis team defeats D’Youville, 6-3

 BUFFALO,NY— The Alfred University men’s tennis team defeated host D’Youville College, 6-3, Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Saxons’ 2013 record improves to 3-2.


AU swept three doubles matches. Freshman Connor Doud (Ballston Spa, NY/Ballston Spa) and sophomore Peter Benoit (Gasport, NY/Barker) took first doubles, 8-4; sophomore Michael Graham (Elmira, NY/Southside) and senior Trenton Berardi (Warren, PA/Warren) won second doubles, 8-2; and freshman Dan Baruch (East Meadow, NY/East Meadow) and junior Dalton Divine (Holland Patent, NY/Holland Patent) claimed third doubles, 8-1.


Alfred got singles wins from Doud in first singles, 6-3, 5-7, 10-8; Baruch in third singles, 6-1, 6-0; and Graham in fourth singles, 6-1, 6-2.


Alfred is in action next during its three-match Spring Break trip to Hilton Head, SC, March 11-13. The Saxons play March 11 atnoon againstCornellCollege; March 12 at11 a.m. against Northwestern College; and March 13 at1 p.m. againstHeidelberg.