Back on the mat after over a month off due to winter break, the Sacred Heart women’s fencing team took part in the Penn Dual Meet on Saturday. The Pioneers finished the day with two victories and four defeats. Junior Ashley Cherry (15-3 in the epee) and first-year Sophie Witek (10-6 in the saber) were the key contributors on the day for SHU.
The Sacred Heart women’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 0-6 on the day in bouts against Princeton (24-3 score), Vassar (18-9), Penn State (23-4), NYU (18-9), Temple (22-5) and Brown (21-6).
The Sacred Heart women’s fencing team wrapped up competition at the Northeast Fencing Conference Meet #1 on Sunday at Brown University. The Pioneers finished the day with one win and five losses through six rounds of competition.
The Sacred Heart women’s fencing team wrapped up competition at the Vassar Dual Meet on Sunday afternoon. In the team’s second meet of the season, the Pioneers concluded the day with a 4-4 record in eight matches throughout the day.
The Sacred Heart women’s fencing team opened up the 2019-20 season on Saturday at the NEIFC Fall Invitational held at Smith College. Daria Rudakova was the standout on the day for the Pioneers as she claimed sixth place in the epee event.