Head Coach Bryan Nikkel recorded his 100th career win after Luther swept Loras 4-3, 10-0 (7) on Saturday, April 21. Nikkel entered the season with a record of 81-54 after three years at the helm.
Following the Norse victory over the Duhawks (6-5) on Sunday, April 22, Nikkel's teams have won 20-plus games in all four of the years he has been skipper of the program. This list includes 20-23 (2015), 34-14 (2016), 27-17 (2017) and this year the Norse are 20-9 with eight games remaining on the regular season schedule. In 2016, he led the Norse to the Iowa Conference Tournament title and a trip to the NCAA III Central Regional.