Swimming stumbles in Philadelphia
The GW swimming team finished third place among the three teams in this weekend’s men’s dual meet with Villanova and host Drexel in Philadelphia, Pa. while the women lost to Drexel in the same pool Saturday.
Among the bright spots for the Colonials’ men’s squad was freshman Niklas Glenesk, whose 1:44.85 time in the 200-yard freestyle was the best of the day. Classmate Alex Etz took the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 53.59 seconds.
On the women’s side, Katrina Timlin won the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:09.93 and finished second in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 25.71 seconds. Junior Sarah Beggs finished the 100-yard butterfly in 1:00.05 to win the event.
Number Crunch: 4
The position of men’s soccer senior Andy Stadler on GW’s all-time scoring list after his four goals this weekend. Stadler ended his career with 35 goals in 60 matches.