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Luther improved to 2-0 in the Iowa Conference thanks to an 8-1 victory over Wartburg College this afternoon in Waverly. The Norse swept doubles and won five of six singles matches en route to the victory.
Doubles results included an (8-6) win at No. 1 by Brian Murman and Cole Schneider; a (9-7) win by Anders Jensen and Grant Morton at No. 2; an (8-2) win at No. 3 by Jake Smith and Ryan Ortega.
In singles, Schneider at No. 2, Jensen at No. 3, Murman at No. 4, Brook Norwood at No. 5 and Ortega at No. 6 all won in straight sets. Morton lost a hard fought three-set match to Connor Barnard (6-3, 3-6, 10-6).
The victory gives Luther an overall record of 14-3. Wartburg fell to 2-2 in the IIAC, 2-10 overall.
This Saturday, April 14 Luther will host Nebraska Wesleyan at 9:00 a.m., Loras College at Noon and Buena Vista University at 3:00 p.m.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586