This fall's Luther College women's tennis team will have two Decorah High School graduates.
The Norse are coached by head coach Adam Strand and associate head coach Miriam Blom Skrade. Strand enters his eighth season at the helm of the tennis program with a record of 105-67. He has led the Norse to back-to-back conference champions (2016, 2017) during his tenure. Coach Strand returns six letters from last year's team that posted a record of 8-0 in league play and was 11-10 overall.
2016 Decorah High School graduate Kelsey Kruse is a junior on the Luther team. Kruse is the daughter of Geoff and Mary Kruse of Decorah. 2017 Decorah High School graduate Anna Spencer is a sophomore on the Luther College tennis team. Spencer is the daughter of Matt Spencer and Randi Berg of Decorah.
The Norse begin the season at Wheaton College (IL) September 1st, when they will face both Wheaton and Edgewood College. Luther's first home match is September 15th against American Rivers Conference opponent Simpson College at 3:00 p.m. The complete schedule can be found on the Luther College athletics website at https://www.luther.edu/sports/women/tennis/schedule/.