AIR FORCE FENCERS CONCLUDED COMPETITION AT THE FIRST NAC OF THE SEASON


    Oct. 16, 2012

    U.S. Air Force Academy, Colo. - Several of the Academy's fencers competed in the North American Cup Division 1 and 2 Tournament in St. Louis, MO, this past weekend (Oct. 12-15). The NAC hosted over 600 fencers from around the country in Division 1 and 2 and Cadet Level.

    In Division 1 men's saber, Emerson Woerner finished 108th in the group of 130 fencers. Also fencing in the event were Matthew Bergstedt who tied for 93rd place, Ryan Redhead finished 109th and Adam Marcinkowski who finished tied for 86th place.

    In Division 1 men's foil, Alexander Chiang finished 27th in the field of 190. In the women's foil event, Madeleine Girardot placed 83rd while Mary McElwee placed 19th in the field of 121 D1 fencers.

    In Division 1 men's epee, James Salem finished 40th within the field of 253 fencers and teammate John Dilorenzo finished 193rd. Fencing in men's epee in the D2 classification, DiLorenzo finished 21st and Dalton Boatright tied for 95th place among 139 fencers.

     

     

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