|Date:||February 16, 2019|
|Time:||9:00 am||Results:||W 9-0||Location:||Lincoln, Neb.|
Nebraska Wesleyan Recap:
Luther started its American Rivers Conference schedule at Nebraska Wesleyan University today. This was the first of two A-R-C matches. Later this afternoon Luther will face Buena Vista University.
Luther posted a 9-0 victory over NWU. The Norse dropped just six games in doubles play and only lost 10 games in singles action.
All six singles matches were won in straight sets. Victories were posted by Schnedier won at No. 1 (6-1, 6-2); Parsons at No. 2 (6-1, 6-1); Morton at No. 3 (6-0, 6-3); Brian Murman at No. 4 (6-2, 6-0); Norwood at No. 6 (6-0, 6-0); and Sakchham at No. 6 (6-0, 6-0).
The wins gives Luther a 1-1 overall record. This was Nebraska Wesleyan's first match of the year.
Buena Vista Recap:
Luther wrapped up its first day of A-R-C action defeating Buena Vista University 9-0. The Norse dropped just five games in doubles and eight in singles action en route to the victory.
Brian Murman played No. 1 singles and won (6-1, 6-1); Smith was at No. 2 and won (6-1, 6-0); Karki played at No. 3 (6-1, 6-0); Ortega saw action at No. 4 and posted a (6-2, 6-0) victory; Weill was at No. 5 (6-2, 6-0); and Long was at No. 6 (6-0, 6-0).
The wins gives Luther an A-R-C record of 2-0, 1-2 overall.
One week from today, Luther will travel to the Owatonna Tennis Center (MN) and will face St. John's University at 12:30 p.m. and St. Olaf College at 4:30 p.m.
Sponsor: Tennis (men)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586