CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Led by head coach Peter Brand in his 20th season at the helm, the Harvard men's fencing team has announced three additions to its roster. The Class of 2022 consists of Andrew Lee, Jason Oh and Daniel Solomon.
Hailing from three different states, the three-member freshmen class will join a strong veteran squad that clinched a share of the Ivy League title and posted a 17-2 overall record during its 2017-18 campaign. Senior co-captain Eli Dershwitz clinched his second consecutive NCAA Championship crown in men's sabre, while four earned All-Ivy accolades and coach Brand was tabbed the Ivy League Men's Co-Coach of the Year.
Andrew Lee | Tacoma, Wash. | Charles Wright Academy
Named to the USA Fencing All-American first team in 2017 … Received USA Fencing All-Academic first team honors from 2014-16 … Placed seventh in Cadet (U17) at the July Challenge in 2015 … Placed seventh in Division 1A at the 2015 North American … Cum Laude Society Member in 2016 … Received the Washington State Honors award in 2017 … Earned the Fine Arts award in 2017 … Named a National Merit Commended Scholar in 2016.
Jason Oh | Englewood Cliffs, N.J. | Horace Mann School
Fenced at the Manhattan Fencing Center for six years … Earned a bronze medal at the Junior Olympics and European World Cup … Received the silver medal at Junior NAC … Claimed gold at Summer Nationals … Brother, Justin, fenced at Johns Hopkins.
Daniel Solomon | East Setauket, N.Y. | Ward Melville HS
Fenced at Mission Fencing from 2011-2018 … Named Long Island Fencer of the Year in 2016 … Suffolk County 2016 Individual Champion … Named to the Suffolk County first team from 2014-16 … Received All-Long Island Fencing honors from 2014-16 … Won gold as a cadet in the Junior Olympics in 2017 … Received the silver medal at the Junior Olympics in 2018 … Won gold as a cadet at the Konan European Cup in 2015 … Earned the bronze medal as a junior at the 2016 Phoenix Junior World Cup … Received the bronze medal as a cadet at the Godolla European Cup in 2015 … Member of the US Cadet National Team in 2016 and 2017 … Member of the National Honor Society in 2017 and 2018 … Father, Bruce, played lacrosse at Roanoke … Sister Ilana, fences at Columbia.