|Date:||September 29, 2018|
|Time:||9:00 am||Results:||W 9-0||Location:||Home|
Luther remains unbeaten in the American Rivers Conference thanks to a 9-0 home victory over Nebraska Wesleyan University. The Norse lost just 10 games in singles play and four in doubles action.
Luther jumped out to a 3-0 lead sweeping doubles. Shelby Cook and Britta Pressler improved to 7-4 posting an 8-3 victory at No. 1. Devon Bourget and Kelsey Kruse improved to 5-3 thanks to an 8-1 victory at No. 2. Megan Grimm and Anna Spencer played doubles for the first time together this season and won 8-0 at No. 3.
All six singles matches were won in straight sets. Bourget, last week's conference player of the week, posted a 6-0, 6-1 win at No. 1. Pressler won 6-0, 6-1 at No. 2 and Kruse won 6-1, 6-3 at No. 3. Cory Eull won 6-2, 6-2 at No. 5 and both Ellie Hemker and Hope Gray won 6-0, 6-0 at No. 4 and No. 6 respectively.
Luther was also suppose to play Buena Vista University this afternoon but the Beavers forfeited due to lack of players on the squad. With the two wins, Luther is now 6-0 in the A-R-C, 7-2 overall.
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