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Nebraska Wesleyan University - Recap

From site: Tennis (men)

Date:February 16, 2019
Time:9:00 am
Results:W 9-0
Location:Lincoln, Neb.

Nebraska Wesleyan Recap:

Luther started its American Rivers Conference schedule at Nebraska Wesleyan University today. This was the first of two A-R-C matches. Later this afternoon Luther will face Buena Vista University.

Luther posted a 9-0 victory over NWU. The Norse dropped just six games in doubles play and only lost 10 games in singles action. 

In doubles, Nate Parsons and Cole Schneider won at No. 1 (8-3). Grant Morton and Brook Norwood were victorious (8-2) at No. 2 and Jake Smith and Ryan Oterga won at No. 3 (8-1).

All six singles matches were won in straight sets. Victories were posted by Schnedier won at No. 1 (6-1, 6-2); Parsons at  No. 2 (6-1, 6-1); Morton at No. 3 (6-0, 6-3); Brian Murman at No. 4 (6-2, 6-0); Norwood at No. 6 (6-0, 6-0); and Sakchham at No. 6 (6-0, 6-0).

Box Score

The wins gives Luther a 1-1 overall record. This was Nebraska Wesleyan's first match of the year.

Buena Vista Recap:

Luther wrapped up its first day of A-R-C action defeating Buena Vista University 9-0. The Norse dropped just five games in doubles and eight in singles action en route to the victory.

In doubles, Brian Murman and Sakchham Karki won at No. 1 (8-2). Ryan Ortega and Jake Smith were victorious at No. 2 (8-0). Cam Long and Charlie Weill won (8-3) at No. 3.

Brian Murman played No. 1 singles and won (6-1, 6-1); Smith was at No. 2 and won (6-1, 6-0); Karki played at No. 3 (6-1, 6-0); Ortega saw action at No. 4 and posted a (6-2, 6-0) victory; Weill was at No. 5 (6-2, 6-0); and Long was at No. 6 (6-0, 6-0).

Box Score

The wins gives Luther an A-R-C record of 2-0, 1-2 overall.

One week from today, Luther will travel to the Owatonna Tennis Center (MN) and will face St. John's University at 12:30 p.m. and St. Olaf College at 4:30 p.m.

Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586