|Date:||April 23, 2017|
Luther hosted St. Norbert College (WI) in the first of two matches this afternoon at home. The Norse defeated the Green Knights 5-4 and improved to 14-10.
Luther held a 2-1 advantage after doubles play posting wins at No. 1 and No. 2. Britta Pressler and Lauren Welch defeaed Elizabeth Manlick and Meg Witt at No. 1 (8-5). Claire Christian and Jackie Cychosz posted an (8-6) victory over Anna Gosz and Ashley Randazzo at No. 2.
In singles, Cychosz at No. 1, Pressler at No. 4 and Madisen Crow at No. 6 all posted straight set wins. Cychosz defeated Manlick (6-3, 6-0). Pressler defeated Randazzo (6-1, 6-2). Crow defeated Stephanie Doerfert (6-2, 6-0).
Luther will wrap up its regular season schedule with a match against Augustana-Rock Island later this afternoon.
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