|Date:||March 4, 2017|
|Time:||3:30 pm||Results:||4-5||Location:||Lifetime Fitness Club - White Bear Lake, Minn.|
Luther was defeated by St. Scholastica this afternoon 5-4 at the Lifetime Fitness Club, White Bear Lake, Minn. The loss was the second in a row for the Norse who are now 10-3 overall.
After falling behind 2-1 at the conclusion of doubles, the Norse managed a split with the Saints in singles play.
Madisen Crow and Claire Christian picked up the lone victory in doubles. The duo defeated Emma Bartels and Miki Samz 8-6 at No. 3.
Posting victories in singles was Jackie Cychosz at No. 1 (6-3, 6-1), Britta Pressler at No. 4 (6-4, 6-3) and Kelsey Kruse at No. 6 (6-2, 6-2). Crow lost a hard fought three-set tie breaker at No. 5 (4-6, 6-0, 9-11).
Luther will travel to Winona, Minn., for a match against UW-La Crosse on Sunday. This match will begin at 2:30 p.m. at the Winona Tennis Center.
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