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Luther wrapped up a successful weekend defeating UW-La Crosse 6-3 this afternoon in Winona, Minn. The victory increased Luther's overall record to 5-1.
Wins at No. 1 doubles by Anders Jensen and Nate Parsons (8-3) and No. 2 doubles by Brian Murman and Cole Schneider (9-8) gave the Norse a 2-1 edge after doubles.
In singles play, Luther won four of six matches. Parsons at No. 4 (6-4, 6-4), Murman at No. 5 (6-1, 6-2) and Brook Norwood at No. 6 (6-2, 6-1) all won in straight sets. Schneider secured a three-set victory at No. 3 (4-6, 6-4, 10-7).
Luther returns to action on March 17 when it will play two matches. The Norse begin the day with a match against Carthage College in Elkhorn, Wis., at 12:30 p.m. This will be followed by a 6:30 p.m. match against Wheaton College in Rockford, Ill.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586