Air Force Women's Fencing Team Enjoy Success at Notre Dame Duals


    Jan. 29, 2011

    U.S. Air Force Academy, Colo. - The Air Force Academy women's fencing team enjoyed a successful day on Saturday at the Notre Dame Duals in South Bend. The Falcons finished the competition with a 6-2 dual record.

    The women got their six victories over Florida (16-11), Swarthmore (20-7), Lawrence (16-11), Wayne State (15-12), Detroit (26-1) and Cleveland State (23-4). The women lost to seventh-ranked Northwestern University (20-7) and top-ranked Notre Dame (21-6).

    The epee team posted a 6-2 mark, the foil team went 3-5, while the saber team finished 6-2 on the day.

    The Notre Dame Duals conclude Sunday with the men's competitions.

    Notre Dame Duals - Women's Fencing - 1/29/2011
    Round 1 Results: AF def. U Florida 16-11 (Epee: 8-1, Foil: 3-6, Saber: 5-4)

    Round 2 Results: AF def. Swarthmore 20-7 (Epee: 8-1, Foil: 6-3, Saber: 6-3)

    Round 3 Results: AF def. Lawrence 16-11 (Epee: 9-0, Foil: 1-8, Saber: 6-3)

    Round 4 Results: Northwestern def. AF 20-7 (Epee: 6-3, Foil: 9-0, Saber: 5-4)

    Round 5 Results: Notre Dame def. AF 21-6 (Epee: 6-3, Foil: 9-0, Saber: 6-3)

    Round 6 Results: AF def. Wayne St. 15-12 (Epee: 9-0, Foil: 1-8, Saber: 5-4)

    Round 7 Results: AF def. Detroit 26-1 (Epee: 9-0, Foil: 8-1, Saber: 9-0)
    AF def. Cleveland State 23-4 (Epee: 8-1, Foil: 6-3, Saber: 9-0)

     

     

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