COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Cleveland State University fencing team competed in dual action for the first time this season Sunday at the OSU Duals inside French Field House.
The seven-man CSU men's squad went 4-2 on the day. The Viking men claimed wins over Michigan State (14-13) and Bowling Green (19-3). After falling to the host Buckeyes (5-22) and Indiana (13-14), Cleveland State rebounded to defeat Iowa (20-5) and Xavier (18-8) to end the day.
Despite bringing just four student-athletes, the CSU women's team still posted a 3-3 record at the event by winning its final two matchups of the day. The Viking women fell to Michigan State (6-21), beat Bowling Green (8-4) and then lost to Ohio State (2-25) and Indiana (8-14). CSU then beat Iowa (11-6) and Xavier (12-2) to close the day.
Cleveland State will resume action at the Elite Invitational Duals, hosted by Ohio State, on the first weekend of November.