The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) has announced that Luther sophomore Nate Parsons has been named the league's Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 26. This is the first time Parsons has been so honored.
Parsons posted a record of 10-1 during Luther's annual spring trip to Orlando, Florida, helping Luther finish the week with a mark of 6-0. The Norse are now 11-2 overall.
Parsons was 4-1 in singles that included a three-set victory over Chris Conley of regionally ranked No. 16 Carthage College (7-5, 2-6, 10-6) that secured a 5-4 victory for the Norse.
Parsons teamed with junior Anders Jensen at No. 2 doubles and the duo was undefeated for the week recording a record of 6-0.