|Date:||April 1, 2017|
|Time:||9:00 am||Results:||9-0||Location:||Lincoln, Neb.|
Luther remained unbeaten in the Iowa Conference following a 9-0 victory over Nebraska Wesleyan University in Lincoln. The win was the eighth in a row for the Norse who are ranked No. 16 in the Central Region.
Luther jumped out to a 3-0 lead after doubles dropping just five games. Kyle Appel and Trent Schneider defeated Pedro Bethlem and Hale Breit (8-0) at No. 1. Anders Jensen and Brian Murman won (8-3) over Adam Olson and Matheous Bustamonte at No. 2. Kenny Goins and Jake Smith posted an (8-2) win at No. 3 over Jordan Pieper and Nathan Seaton.
All but one match was decided in straight sets in singles play. Sam Buffington defeated Bustamonte in three sets at No. 5 (3-6, 6-3, 10-6).
The win gives Luther a league record of 3-0, 13-2 overall.
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