2019-20 Men's Fencing News

  • Tomas Koeck, Holmes Brothers Earn Silver at the January North American Cup
    January 03, 2020
    Playing on an all-Sacred Heart squad, current men’s fencing sophomore Tomas Koeck teamed up with SHU alumni Stuart and Andrew Holmes and earned a silver medal in the 2020 January North American Cup.
  • Men’s Fencing Competes in Home Dual Meet
    December 08, 2019
    The Sacred Heart men’s fencing team competed in its only home meet of the 2019-20 season, the SHU Dual Meet, on Sunday in the Pitt Center. The Pioneers went 0-5 on the day in bouts against Princeton (22-5 score), Vassar (18-9), Penn State (21-6), NYU (22-5) and Brown (16-11).
  • Foil Group Dominates for Men’s Fencing at NFC Meet #1
    November 19, 2019
    It was a banner day for the foil group as the Sacred Heart men’s fencing team competed in the Northeast fencing Conference Meet #1 on Sunday afternoon hosted by Brown University. The Pioneers lost four-of-five bouts on the day but recorded a 3-2 record with the foil weapon through the course of the five-round competition.
  • Men’s Fencing Completes Winning Weekend at Vassar Dual Meet
    November 10, 2019
    The Sacred Heart men’s fencing team completed a successful weekend at the Vassar Dual Meet, finishing with a 5-3 record in the eight-round meet. The Pioneers scored five straight wins to start the day with victories coming over Haverford, Yeshiva, West Point, Lafayette and Hunter before falling to Stevens, Drew Green and Incarnate Word to end the day.
  • Lawrence Tan Earns Gold for Men’s Fencing at NEIFC Fall Invitational
    November 02, 2019
    The Sacred Heart men’s fencing team opened up the 2019-20 season on Saturday at the NEIFC Fall Invitational held at Smith College. The Pioneers turned in several outstanding performances with Lawrence Tan’s gold medal in the foil being the standout moment of the day. Bennett Cohen and Troy Kapitzke picked up bronze medals in the epee event while Lucas Wetmore placed sixth in the foil.