December 8, 2013
Engineers Edge Out Johns Hopkins, 14-13, at Brandeis Invitational
WALTHAM, Mass. – Facing its toughest competition of the season thus far, the MIT men’s fencing team went 1-4 at the Brandeis University Invitational on Sunday. The Engineers defeated Johns Hopkins University (14-13) but fell to Yale University (17-10), Brown University (17-10), Columbia University (19-8), and St. John’s University (20-7).
November 16, 2013
MIT Men’s Fencing Picks Up Three Wins in NFC Action
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – In its first Northeast Fencing Conference competition of the season, the MIT men’s fencing team went 3-2 at Brown University on Saturday. The Engineers (3-2) overpowered Boston University (23-4), UMass Amherst (23-4), and University of New Hampshire (20-7) but fell to Brandeis University (15-12) and Sacred Heart University (17-10).
November 4, 2013
Men's Fencing Earns Three Medals at The Big One
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. – For the third year in a row, senior Joey Rafidi (Los Angeles, Calif.) captured the epee title at The Big One Invitational hosted by Smith College on Saturday. Sophomore Dinis Cheian (Chisinau, Moldova) was tied for third in the epee standings as freshman Benjamin Lin (Beaverton, Ore.) claimed the same spot in the sabre competition.