The Air Force fencing team was host to the Western Invitational on Sat., Jan. 17. The cadets competed against Florida (epee), Brandeis, Northwestern (women), Duke, UC San Diego, Stanford and Caltech. Air Force finished the event 4-9.
The Falcons top finisher at the D1 NAC was Alyssa Hofilena in the Division 1 Women's Saber tournament. On Saturday, in Division 1 Women's Saber, Alyssa Hofilena finished as the top Air Force fencer in the NAC. Hofilena finished 11th among 97 women's saber fencers. She advanced to the direct elimination (DE) rounds on a 4-1 pool...
The Air Force fencers did not fare well at the Brandeis Invitational this past Sunday, Dec. 7, in Waltham, Mass. However, several fencers finished with winning records, while the women's foil fencers picked up five wins against their opponents.
Air Force fencers Alexander Chiang and Mary McElwee were the Falcons' top-two finishers in Division I men's and women's foil.