Alexander Chiang
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    Alexander Chiang

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Atlanta, GA

    High School:
    Lakeside

    Position:
    Foil

    All Region 2013: 2012-13: In 2012, at the Amarillo Open he won the gold medal in men's foil ... he placed 27th at the North American Cup (NAC) Tournament ... he won the Falcon Open ... tied for third place at the Junior NAC ... finished 21st in Division I at the NAC ... in 2013, competed in the Jr. ITA World Cup in Udine Italy and finished in 23rd place ... was 8-4 at the Western Invitational ... placed eighth at the NAC juniors championships ... at the Junior Olympics he finished in 29th place ... he had a 13-2 Notre Dame dual record ... earned all-region honors for his third-place finish at the West Region Championships (8-1) ... competed in the Division I National Championships in Richmond, Va. ... finished in seventh place ... currently ranked fourth on the Falcons' 500 Club for individual career win percentage at or above 500 (.720/72-28). (Page 31)

    2011-12: The Air Force newcomer from Atlanta, Ga., was the men's foil champion at the Nick Toth Open, Sept. 17-18 ... won the gold medal round, 15-13 ... finished fourth at the Western Regionals ... qualified for NCAAs where he finished 11th ... earned All-American honors ... finished his freshmen season with a 43-21 dual record.

    Before the Academy: Fencing since he was nine years old ... fenced at the Athletic Club Northeast with coach Walid Mahran ... enjoys training during his downtime and doing school work.

    Academy: Major is management ... wants to continue fencing after graduation ... currently a member of Cadet Squadron 10 - Tiger Ten.

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