From site: Tennis (men)
|Date:||May 10, 2019|
|Time:||9:00 am||Results:||L 0-5 - Augustana (IL)||Location:||University of Chicago - Chicago, Ill.|
Luther's season came to an end this morning in the first round of the NCAA III National Tournament. The Norse were defeated by Augustana-Rock Island by a final of 5-0 at the XS Tennis Village in Chicago, Ill.
The Vikings jumped out to a 3-0 lead and then posted straight set victories at No. 1 and No. 2 singles to secure the victory and advance to the second round.
In doubles, Sriram Sugumaran and Peter Alex defeated Nate Parsons and Cole Schneider (8-3) at No. 1. Ryan Ortega and Brian Murman were defeated (8-4) by Alvaro Leal and Rodrigo Medeiros at No. 2. Grant Morton and Brook Norwood were defeated (8-5) at No. 3 by Caio DeRezende and Jack Morkin at No. 3.
DeRezende defeated Schneider in straight sets (6-4, 6-2) at No. 1 singles, while Leal secured the victory for the Vikings defeating Morton (6-3, 6-3) at No. 2.
Luther completes its season with an overall record of 18-7.
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