Dragons Breathe Fire on Blue Hens, 61-55

The Delaware Blue Hens (11-5) made a belated holiday trip to University City to take on the Drexel Dragons (9-7) in a DI basketball matchup.

Drexel rode the back of Camryn Wynter, who put up 18 points and an 8 for 13 from the field to stake the Drexel upset.

After Delaware got the score even at 48-48, Wynter took over by nailing a pretty jumper that kicked the defenses in.

Nearly two minutes passed before Wynter drained a three that put Drexel in front, 55-50.

Delaware attempted a comeback but was thwarted by a Matay Juric theft that sealed the deal for Drexel.

The Dragons were recipients of a James Butler double-double with his 10 points, 16 rebound game. It marked the 10 career double-doubles for Butler.

Delaware was held to a season-low 55 points. Drexel moves to 2-1 in the Conference while the Blue Hens drop to 1-2.

By: Kevin Neibauer

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Gary Groob
Gary Groob

Gary Groob has been involved with Lacrosse for the majority of his life, whether playing, coaching, or covering the sport for the media.

An avid fan, with a real drive about helping to “grow the game”, Gary became part of podcasts about the game in 2010. Through the podcasts, Mr. Groob was given an opportunity to write about lacrosse, and the rest as they say, is history.

Through many miles (flying and driving) Gary has made inroads with the National Lacrosse League, Major Series Lacrosse League, the Ontario Lacrosse Association, as well as the Arena Lacrosse League, covering the leagues, their teams, and players, working for, and in concert with all of them.

In the year 2020, Mr. Groob was made the media person for the Arena Lacrosse League, voted onto the board of directors of the Brampton Excelsiors Lacrosse Club, as well as being made administrator of the Lacrosse page “Global Lacrosse” with a membership of 9000 members in over 90 Countries. Gary was also made an administrator of Lacrosse History Past Present and Future in 2022.

Mr. Groob co-hosts a weekly Lacrosse show on Spanglish Sports World, and ZingoTV channel 250, as well as writes a weekly lacrosse column for La Portada Canada News (both in print, and online).

Gary also hosts a Lacrosse talk show and podcast for The Edge of Philly Sports Network, seen live Sunday nights at 9pm (ET), and archived on the Edge of Philly YouTube page, as well as Spotify.

Mr. Groob’s other sports interests include Hockey, Football, Boxing, Wrestling, and Baseball, competing competitively in Boxing and Wrestling for many years.

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