Lutes Make it a Season Sweep With Win at Puget Sound
Pacific Lutheran made it a season sweep, beating Puget Sound by a 7-2 score in a Northwest Conference men's tennis match played Friday afternoon at Sprinker Tennis Center.
With the victory, PLU's 43rd straight over the Puget Sound, the Lutes improved their season record to 9-5 and their NWC mark to 7-1. They also picked up a team point in the conference standings, moving a step closer to a NWC postseason tournament berth.
Olson won a three-set battle at No. 2 singles, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2, and Angel picked up a 6-3, 7-5 victory at No. 3 singles. The Yannello cousins also won their singles matches, Mitch taking a 6-4, 6-1 decision at No. 4 and Jake winning 6-2, 6-1 at No. 5. Taylor Dickey was the other winner with a 7-5, 6-2 decision at No. 6 singles.
Puget Sound's only wins came at No. 1 doubles and No. 1 singles.
PLU is back in action at 1 p.m. Saturday when it plays Linfield College in McMinnville, Ore.
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