Friday, April 25, 2014
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Women's College Basketball: Drexel women beat St. John's, 62-55

The Drexel women's basketball team won a seesaw battle with St. John's, 62-55, in the opener of the Red Storm's Chartwells Holiday Classic in New York.

Rachel Pearson (Archbishop Carroll) put together her first career double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds as the Dragons (3-5) overcame an eight-point halftime deficit to defeat the Red Storm (5-3).

Sarah Curran (Archbishop Carroll) chipped in 14 points for the Dragons, while Fiona Flanagan (Notre Dame Academy) added 11. Meghan Creighton (Archbishop Carroll) registered five assists.

Drexel will play Prairie View A&M in the finale of the Holiday Classic at noon Sunday.

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