From site: Tennis (men)
|Date:||April 27, 2019|
|Time:||4:00 pm||Results:||W 9-0||Location:||Home|
Luther wrapped up its American Rivers Conference schedule defeating Central College 9-0. This marked the fifth time the Norse defeated a league opponent by this final score.
In doubles, Nate Parsons and Cole Schneider improved to 11-7 for the year after defeating Danny Anderson and David Boschma at No. 1 (8-2). Bryan Murman and Ryan Ortega are now 8-3 thanks to a (8-5) victory over Brad DiLeo and William Isiminger at No. 2. Grant Morton and Brook Norwood continued to play well defeating Josh Phillips and Ethan St. John at No. 3 (8-2). The duo is now 13-5.
All six singles matches were won in straight sets. Schneider won at No. 1 (6-4, 6-2); Morton won at No. 2 (6-0, 6-1); Parson won at No. 3 (6-0, 6-1); Murman won at No. 4 (6-1, 6-2); Norwood won at No. 5 (6-3, 6-0); and Ortega won at No. 6 (6-4, 6-2).
Luther finished second in the league standings with a mark of 7-1, 15-6 overall. The Norse will be the No. 2 seed for the league's automatic qualifier tournament that will take place at Coe College May 3-4.
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