Oct. 22, 2001
This week, the men and women's fencing teams will compete in the New Mexico Open in Santa Fe, N.M. Start time is 8 a.m. The New Mexico Open is a major U.S. Fencing Association regional tournament in the Southwest. It attracts several top-level fencers in the area. "The team can expect tough competition," said assistant coach Captain Zach Becker.
The Falcons have been idle since competing in the NAC Division II/III tournament in Sandy, Utah on Oct. 5-8. Jamie Rasmussen, Clarksville, Tenn., placed third in women's sabre.
The teams will compete against Army in the Armed Forces Championships, Nov. 10-11 in Arvada, Colorado.
Jamie Rasmussen took 3rd at NAC on Oct. 8 (4th from right)