|Date:||April 7, 2019|
|Time:||2:00 pm||Results:||W 5-4||Location:||Grinnell, Iowa|
Luther defeated Grinnell College 5-4 this afternoon in Grinnell, Iowa. The Norse jumped out to a 2-1 advantage at the conclusion of doubles play and went on to win three singles matches to secure their 12th win against seven losses.
Britta Pressler and Shelby Cook posted an (8-6) win at No. 1 doubles, while Kelsey Kruse and Devon Bourget won at No. 2 (8-7 (7-5)). Pressler and Cook are now 15-9 and Kruse and Bourget improved to 14-6 for the year.
Kruse secured the match victory defeating Sara Amano (6-2, 6-1) at No. 6 singles. Pressler at No. 2 and Cook at No. 3 both won in straight sets. Pressler defeated Emma Gaydos (6-4, 6-4) and Cook defeated Isabel Green (6-1, 6-2).
Luther's next match will be at the Winona Tennis Center, Winona, Minn., versus St. Mary's University on Saturday, April 13. Start time is slated for 12:30 p.m.
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Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586