Drexel Squash Teams Fall at George Washington

WASHINGTON - The Drexel men's and women's squash teams visited George Washington on Saturday, with the Dragons falling in both matches. The men were bested 7-2, while the women fell to George Washington 9-0.

On the men's side, Drexel got victories from Justin Singh and Joey Gingold. Singh, playing at No. 3 on the Drexel ladder, had a dramatic second set en route to a 3-0 victory, winning 11-6, 16-14, 11-5. Gingold also handled business in three sets at No. 4, winning 11-6, 11-8, 11-4.

For the women, the Dragons were able to manage just three games overall, with Kiran Vasudevan falling at No. 5 by a 3-2 margin, 3-11, 11-5, 11-3, 10-12, 11-5. At No. 6, Disha Thahryamal fought hard but could not take either of the first two sets, 11-9, 11-9, digging an 0-2 hole. She won the third set 11-3, but it was not enough as the fourth set went to George Washington, 11-7.

Drexel will return to action on Wednesday, when the Dragons visit Haverford College. Those matches get underway at 6:30 p.m.

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