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.
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.
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.