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2017-18 Women's Fencing News

  • Ten Harvard Student-Athletes Earn 2018 Winter Academic-All Ivy Honors
    April 10, 2018
    The Ivy League has announced the names of 80 student-athletes – including 10 from Harvard – who have been selected to the 2018 Winter Academic All-Ivy League team.
  • Ivy League Enhances Exposure, Fan Experience with Long-Term ESPN Agreement
    April 04, 2018
    The Ivy League and ESPN have agreed to a long-term relationship to showcase Ivy League events through a variety of ESPN platforms, including at least 24 events annually on ESPN’s linear networks and more than 1,100 annually on ESPN+. This will include coverage for all 42 Harvard varsity programs.
  • Gao Claims Bronze, No. 6 Women’s Fencing Helps Harvard to Fifth-Place Finish at NCAA Championships
    March 25, 2018
    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The No. 6 Harvard women’s fencing team took to the strip for the 2018 NCAA Championships this weekend, March 22-25, at Penn State, matching last year’s results with a fifth-place finish overall.
  • Harvard Sends 10 Fencers to NCAA Championships
    March 20, 2018
    The Harvard fencing program’s quest for its second national title begins Thursday, March 22 as 10 Crimson fencers head to University Park, Pa. for the 2018 NCAA National Championships. Over the course of four days, Harvard will compete at the Indoor Multi-Sport Facility at Penn State for individual and team crowns as well as All-America honors. The men will compete on the strip March 22-23 to open the competition with the women closing the event March 24-25.
  • Feature: Diversity in the Fencing Community
    March 16, 2018
    March 16, 2018
  • Kukadia Wins Gold, Four Place Within Top 10 at NCAA Regionals For No. 6 Women's Fencing
    March 11, 2018
    WALTHAM, Mass. – The No. 6 Harvard women’s fencing team completed competition at the NCAA Northeast Regionals tonight, March 11, hosted by Brandeis. Of the nine fencers sent to represent the Crimson, four finished within the top ten and freshman Saanchi Kukadia claimed gold with her first-place finish in epee.
  • Nine Fencers Qualify for NCAA Northeast Regionals from No. 6 Women's Fencing
    March 07, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Nine members of the No. 6 Harvard women’s fencing team will travel to Brandeis in Waltham, Mass. this Sunday, March 11 to compete in the NCAA Northeast Regionals for a chance to qualify for the NCAA Championships. At last year’s Championships, the women earned a fifth-place finish, its highest placement since the 2013-14 season.
  • No. 6 Women's Fencing Clinches 11th-Straight Beanpot Victory
    February 15, 2018
    BOSTON, Mass. – The No. 6 Harvard women’s fencing team was victorious at the Beanpot tournament this Wednesday night, Feb. 14 at MIT, capturing its 11th-straight championship title. The Crimson defeated host MIT as well as Boston College and Brandeis in the annual tournament. Harvard has now won the Beanpot trophy every year since the inception of the tournament in 2007.
  • No. 6 Women's Fencing Closes Out Regular Season at the Beanpot Tournament
    February 13, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Seeking its 11th straight Beanpot Championship title, the No. 6 Harvard women's fencing team will close out its regular season this Wednesday, Feb. 14. Hosted by MIT, Harvard will also face Boston College and Brandeis. The Crimson heads into the tournament with a 13-6 overall record, moving to 4-2 in Ivy play.
  • Gao, Wallace Earn All-Ivy Honors
    February 13, 2018
    PRINCETON, N.J. – Two members of the Harvard women’s fencing team have earned All-Ivy honors following the conclusion of the 2018 Ivy League Championships last weekend, Feb. 10-11, as announced by the league today. Epee fencers Cindy Gao and Shawn Wallace have been placed on the All-Ivy first team, both for the first time in their careers. Harvard has now placed at least one member on an All-Ivy team in each of the last 17 years.
  • No. 6 Women's Fencing Places Third at Ivy League Championships
    February 11, 2018
    PRINCETON, N.J. – The No. 6 Harvard women’s fencing team finished third this weekend, Feb. 10-11 at the Ivy League Championships in Princeton, N.J. The Crimson split the weekend, tallying a 4-2 record over the course of the tournament. Harvard moves to 13-6 on the season.
  • No. 6 Women's Fencing Travels to Princeton for Ivy League Championships
    February 07, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The No. 6 Harvard women's fencing team is set to compete in the Ivy League Championships this weekend, Feb. 10-11, in Princeton, N.J. The tournament will be broadcast live on the Ivy League Network. The Crimson has recorded a 9-4 record so far this season.
  • No. 6 Women's Fencing Dominates NYU, 21-6
    February 04, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In its second and final home bout of the 2017-18 season, the No. 6 Harvard women’s fencing team took down NYU, 21-6, at the Malkin Athletic Center this Sunday, Feb. 4. The women move to 9-4 this season.
  • No. 6 Women's Fencing Welcomes NYU on Sunday
    January 31, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The No. 6 Harvard women's fencing team will return home to face NYU in dual play this Sunday, Feb. 4. The bout will be broadcast live on the Ivy League Network at 12 p.m. Harvard is currently 8-4 overall this season.
  • No. 6 Women’s Fencing Falters at St. John’s Invitational, Posting 2-3 Record
    January 20, 2018
    QUEENS, N.Y. – The Harvard women’s fencing team was challenged at the St. John’s Invitational this Saturday, Jan. 20, posting a 2-3 record. The Crimson are now 8-4 overall in the 2017-18 season.
  • Women’s Fencing Travels to St. John’s Invitational
    January 18, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women’s fencing team will head to Queens, N.Y. to take on the St. John’s Invitational this Saturday, Jan. 20. The Crimson will see competitors from host St. John’s, Columbia, Notre Dame, Ohio State and Penn State
  • Women’s Fencing Triumphs Over Tufts and Wellesley
    December 05, 2017
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women’s fencing team picked up two home victories against Tufts and Wellesley this Tuesday evening at the Malkin Athletic Center. The Crimson defeated the Tufts Jumbos, 24-3, and the Wellesley Blue, 21-6, to improve to 6-1 overall in the 2017-18 season.
  • Women’s Fencing Hosts Tufts and Wellesley
    December 04, 2017
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women’s fencing team is set to open its home slate this Tuesday, Dec. 5 hosting Tufts and Wellesley at the Malkin Athletic Center at 6 p.m. The match will be broadcast live on the Ivy League Network.
  • Women’s Fencing Earns 4-1 Record at Tradition Tournament
    December 03, 2017
    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y.- The Harvard women’s fencing team competed for the second time this fall season at the Tradition Tournament on Sunday. In its first dual matches of the season, the Crimson captured a 4-1 record after facing competitors from host Vassar, NYU, Penn State, Sacred Heart and Temple.
  • Women’s Fencing Heads to Tradition Tournament at Vassar
    November 30, 2017
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Traveling to Poughkeepsie, New York for the Tradition Tournament this Sunday, Dec. 3, the Harvard women’s fencing team will face off against host Vassar, NYU, Penn, Penn State, Princeton, Sacred Heart and Temple in its first dual matches of the season.
  • Women’s Fencing Succeeds at Penn State Open
    November 05, 2017
    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The Harvard women’s fencing team opened its 2017-18 season this weekend at the Penn State Open. Six Crimson fencers finished in the top 10 in their respective weapon categories, facing competition from host Penn State, Columbia, Johns Hopkins, Temple, Wagner and Washington State University.
  • Women’s Fencing Kicks Off 2017-18 Campaign at PSU Open
    November 03, 2017
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women’s fencing team is set to open its 2017-18 slate at the Penn State Open this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 4-5 in University Park, Pa.
  • Men’s and Women’s Fencing Announces 2017-18 Schedule
    August 31, 2017
    Led by head coach Peter Brand in his 18th season, the Harvard fencing team has released its 2017-18 schedule. After finishing fifth in the NCAA Championships last year, the Crimson looks to continue its growing success.
  • Fencing's Adrienne Jarocki Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year
    June 27, 2017
    On Tuesday, June 27, the NCAA announced a record 543 female college athletes that have been nominated by NCAA member schools for the 2017 NCAA Woman of the Year award. Senior Adrienne Jarocki of the fencing team was among those nominations, which span all three divisions of the NCAA.
  • Two Incoming Freshmen Join Women’s Fencing in 2017-18
    June 19, 2017
    Peter Brand, the head coach of the Harvard women’s fencing team, has announced the addition of two freshman for the upcoming 2017-18 season: Cindy Gao (Epee) and Kukadio Saanchi Kaanchenita (Epee).

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