MIT Men's Fencing Takes Eighth at IFA Championships

Feb. 28, 2005

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - This past weekend MIT competed in the IFA Championship held at Brown University. In three-weapon action, the Engineers placed eighth of 11 teams. The epee squad finished seventh, with foil and sabre taking eighth and ninth places.

Individually, Samuel Korb claimed fifth-place in epee, marking the best performance in his career. In foil competition, Spencer Sugimoto was one of two Division III fencers to finish in the top 10, claiming 10th place. William Walsh represented Tech in sabre with a 12th-place ranking.