Tech Tabbed for NFC Honors

March 5, 2008

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The Northeast Fencing Conference (NFC) recently announced its All-Conference Team as MIT received a trio of awards, including a pair of First-Team selections. Senior Spencer Sugimoto closed his career with an Institute-record fourth honor as he was chosen to the All-Conference Foil Second Team.

Igor Kopylov received his third league honor and second straight First-Team pick in sabre. Matt Gethers rounded out the Engineers with his second epee award and first First-Team selection.

Teams in the Northeast Fencing Conference include Boston College, Boston University, Brandeis University, Brown University, Dartmouth College, the University of Massachusetts, the University of New Hampshire, and Tufts University.