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Luther wrapped up its first day in Orlando, Florida with a 7-2 victory over Calvin College (MI). The win was the seventh in a row for the Norse who are now 9-1. Calvin fell to 8-2.
Luther held a 2-1 advantage following doubles play. Anders Jensen and Nate Parsons posted an (8-5) victory at No. 1 doubles. Brian Murman and Cole Schneider at No. 2 recorded a (9-8) decision, while Grant Morton and Ryan Ortega were defeated at No. 3 (8-6).
The Norse won five of six singles matches. All five wins were in straight sets. Morton won at No. 1 (6-2, 6-2), Schneider at No. 2 (6-4, 6-1), Jensen at No. 3 (6-3, 6-4), Parsons at No. 4 (6-3, 6-3) and Murman at No. 5 (6-4, 6-3). Brook Norwood was defeated at No. 6 (7-5, 6-2).
Luther will be off until Sunday, March 25 when it is scheduled to play Mount St. Mary (NY) at 10:00 a.m. EST.
Questions? Contact Dave Blanchard, 563-387-1586