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Central College - Recap

From site: Tennis (men)

Date:March 7, 2020
Time:3:00 pm
Location:Pella, Iowa

Luther improved to 2-0 in the American Rivers Conference thanks to a 9-0 victory over Central College in Pella. The Norse won all six singles matches in straight sets and dropped 13 games while winning the three doubles matches.

In doubles, Cole Schneider and Nyathi Motlojoa won (8-4) at No. 1. Ryan Ortega and Sakchham Karki won (8-6) at No. 2 and Brook Norwood and Charlie Weill were victorious at No. 3 (8-3).

In singles action, Schneider won (6-4, 6-0) at No. 1; Motlojo won (6-0, 6-4) at No. 2; Norwood won at No. 3 (6-4, 6-3); Karki won at No. 4 (6-4, 6-3); Ortega posted a (6-3, 6-2) victory at No. 5; and Weill won (6-0, 6-2) at No. 6.

Box Score

Luther is now 7-3 overall. Central fell to 1-1 in the A-R-C, 2-10 overall.

Luther's next action will be during its annual spring trip to Orlando, Florida, March 22-26. The Norse will play matches against Calvin College (MI), Colby College (ME), Hamilton College (NY) and Centre College (KY).

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