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Fisher edges AU men's tennis team
4/26/13

ALFRED, NY -- The Alfred University men's tennis team dropped a close 5-4 deciion to visiting St. John Fisher Thursday afternoon in the Saxons' season home finale.

 

Alfred (4-10, 1-5 Empire 8) took two of three doubles matchups, but lost four of six in singles play.

 

For AU, Freshman Connor Doud (Ballston Spa, NY/Ballston Spa) and junior Peter Benoit (Gasport, NY/Barker) won first doubles, 9-7, while sophomore Michael Graham (Elmira, NY/Southside) and freshman Dan Baruch (East Meadow, NY/East Meadow) teamed to take second doubles, 8-3.

 

Doud won first singles, 6-3, 7-5, and Baruch won third singles, 7-6, 6-1.

 

Alfred wraps up its 2013 season on Saturday, April 27, at 1 p.m. with an Empire 8 match at Utica College.