|Date:||March 23, 2017|
|Time:||6:00 pm||Results:||7-2||Location:||Orlando, Fla.|
Luther wrapped up its annual spring trip to Orlando, Florida with a 7-2 victory over Hamline University (MN). The Norse won two of three doubles matches and five of six singles matches.
In doubles, Kyle Appel and Trent Schneider defeated Matt Seracki and Mark Johnson (8-4) at No. 1. Nate Parsons and Anders Jensen posted an (8-6) victory over Gabriel Guarin and Ben Klimek at No. 2. Jake Smith and Kenny Goins were defeated (8-3) at No. 3.
In singles, Appel at No. 1, Schneider at No. 2 and Parsons at No. 3 all won in straight sets. Brian Murman battled Seracki at No. 5 and won the three-set match (4-6, 6-2, 10-3). Sam Buffington also won a three-set match over Guarin (6-3, 4-6, 10-3).
The gave Luther a record of 6-0 during its trip. The Norse are now 11-2, while Hamline fell to 5-6.
Luther (1-0) will return to Iowa Conference action March 31 and April 1. On the 31st they will travel to Buena Vista University and on April 1 they will be at Nebraska Wesleyan University.
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