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Luther College Men | Women

Division:NCAA - Div. III
Location:Decorah, IA
Head Coach:Adam Strand
Assistant Coach:Miriam Skrade
Institution Type:Private
Environment:Small town
Student Population:Less than 2,500

Conference Highlights
Luther College has won 26 Conference Championships
2016 Conference Champs (8-0 league record)
Maggie Helms/Hailey Johnson undefeated in Conference Doubles 2015
Jackie Cychosz/Britta Pressler undefeated in Conference Doubles 2016
Post Season Highlights
2008, 2009, 2010, & 2011 NCAA Team Tournament Births
14 trips to the National Team Tournament
13 trips to the Individual National Tournament
14 Singles players have competed at the National Tournament
11 Doubles teams have competed at the National Tournament
Tournament Highlights
10 ITA All-Americans
14 NCAA Tournament Team Appearances
Maggie Helms/Lauren Welch ITA Consolation Doubles Champions - 2015
Jackie Cychosz/Britta Pressler ITA Quarterfinalists - 2016
Individual Achievements
15 straight ITA Academic All-American Team awards (3.2+ GPA)
3 ITA All-Scholar Athletes 2015
Maggie Helms All Conference Singles & Doubles Selections all 4 years
Coaching Achievements
Adam Strand...

-2004 graduate of Luther College
-Sixth season as head coach
-Has led the Norse women to a record of 90-46 through Fall 2016
-Took over both the men's and women's tennis programs after serving as the head coach of both programs at Augustana College, Rock Island, IL for six years
-During his tenure at Augustana his men's teams posted a record of 107-66.
-He coached the women for five years, posting a record of 71-58.
-Named CCIW Coach of the Year in 2010
-Four-year letter winner while playing for the Norse

Miriam Skrade...

-In her second season as the assistant for the men's and women's teams
-2004 graduate of Luther College
-Three-time all-conference performer in singles and two-time all-conference performer in doubles while playing for the Norse
-Helped lead the Norse to three Iowa Conference championships and four consecutive NCAA III National Tournament appearances
-Posted a career singles record of 66-33 and was 36-20 in doubles
-Joins Luther staff from Knox College where she was the head coach for
both the men and women for two years (2013-2014)
-From 2010-13 she was the head coach for boy's tennis at Ames High School where she led the team to a state title in 2011 and runner-up
finishes in 2010 and 2012
-Twice she was named Central Iowa Metropolitan League Coach of the Year
10/27 Anastasiya Joyner chooses Army
10/27 Irena Le chooses Hawaii Hilo
10/26 Jeremy Yuan chooses Chicago
10/26 Sebastian Mermersky chooses Liberty
10/26 Hanna Wikberg chooses Penn State
10/25 Eliza Hafen chooses BYU
10/25 Amanda Nava chooses Saint Joseph's
10/25 Isabelle Porter chooses Stonehill
10/25 Danielle Quevedo chooses New Mexico
10/24 Carling Deehr chooses Western Carolina

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