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St. Olaf College

Date:February 25, 2017
Time:1:30 pm
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. 

Kelsey Kruse and Britta Pressler posted an 8-1 victory at No. 2 doubles, and Claire Christian and Madisen Crow were victorious 8-4 at No. 3.

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. 

Box Score

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.

Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586