|Date:||March 21, 2019|
|Time:||6:00 pm||Results:||L 3-6||Location:||USTA National Campus, Orlando, Fla.|
Luther had its four-match win streak snapped tonight by Stevens Institute of Technology. The Ducks defeated the Norse by a final of 6-3. Luther is now 4-2 overall. This was the first of five matches scheduled during the annual spring trip to Orlando, Florida.
Luther held a 2-1 advantage at the conclusion of doubles. Brian Murman and Ryan Ortega at No. 2 won (8-2). Grant Morton and Brook Norwood posted an (8-6) win at No. 3. Nate Parsons and Cole Schneider were defeated (8-6) at No. 1.
Jake Smith posted the lone singles win at No. 6. He defeated Eloi Pradier in straight sets (6-4, 6-3). Morton at No. 3 and Murman at No. 4 were both defeated in three set battles. Mortwon was defeated by Mark Kanevsky (6-7 (5-7), 6-4, 10-6). Murman lost (6-2, 2-6, 7-6 (7-5)).
Luther's next scheduled match is against Calvin College (MI) tomorrow at 6:00 p.m. est.
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