|Date:||February 25, 2017|
|Time:||1:30 pm||Results:||4-5||Location:||Owatonna, Minn.|
Luther dropped a hard fought 5-4 decision to St. Olaf College this afternoon at the Owatonna Tennis Center. After jumping out to a 2-1 lead at the end of doubles play, St. Olaf responded with four wins in singles action to secure the victory.
In singles, Crow and Kruse posted straight set victories at No. 5 and No. respectively. Crow defeated Morgan Steppen 6-4, 6-2. Kruse was victorious over Cara Almquist 6-3, 6-3.
The loss gives Luther an overall record of 10-2. The Norse return to action March 4-5. On the 4th Luther will face St. Scholastica at Lifetime Fitness Center, White Bear Lake, Minn., at 3:30 p.m. The next day, Luther will meet UW-La Crosse for a match at the Winona Tennis Center, Winona, Minn., at 2:30 p.m.
Sponsor: Tennis (women)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586