Shiaoching Tse
Shiaoching Tse
Height: 5-4
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Apex, N.C.
High School: North Carolina School of Sci. and Math
Position: Foil
Major: Physics
Top Finishes
The Big One Invitational 5th Place (Nov. 4, 2017)
New England Championship 10th Place in "A" Pool (Feb. 24, 2018)
NCAA Northeast Regional Championship 15th Place (March 11, 2018)


2017-18: Overall record: 48-16 … NFC record: 19-6 … finished 15th at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (3/11) … went 4-2 to finish 10th in the “A” qualifying group at the New England Championship (2/24) … captured fifth place at The Big One Invitational (11/4). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

Off the Fencing Strip at MIT: Majoring in physics with a minor in philosophy

High School: A 2017 graduate of North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics … National Merit Scholar … AP Scholar with Distinction … Student Leadership Award from NC Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education Center finalist … AXA Scholarship finalist … Coca-Cola Scholar finalist … keynote speaker at the 2016 Wake County End Child Hunger Summit … was the runner-up at the 2016 Intel Regional Science Fair … finished third at the 2016 Intel State Science Fair … placed first at the 2016 North Carolina Student Academy of Science State Competition … Enloe Science Olympiad Varsity Team (20th at 2015 National Tournament and 17th at the 2014 National Tournament, first at State Tournament in 2014 and 2015) … finished fourth in the Write It Do It at the 2015 Science Olympiad National Tournament … NCSSM Food Ark Club president … Sustainability Project Leader … Capital Area Food Network … Durham Farm and Food Network … End Hunger Now Committee … The Food Ark founder and President/CEO … The Food Ark Blog ( … Enloe Food Ark Club president.

Club: Research Triangle Fencing Club … finished seventh in Division 1a at the 2016 December North American Cup … ranked 31st in Division 1 at the 2016 January North American Cup … finished 17th in Cadet at the 2015 Budapest Foil Cadet European Cup … placed 27th in Cadet at the 2015 Paris CEP Challenge Cadet European Cup, Paris … was 45th in Cadet at the 2015 Tauberbischofsheim Foil Cadet European Cup … was fifth in Cadet and 32nd in Junior at the 2015 Junior Olympics … ranked sixth in Cadet at the 2015 November North American Cup … finished 28th in Junior at the 2015 Summer Nationals … was 35th in Division 1 at the 2015 December North American Cup … ranked eighth in Cadet at the 2014 November North American Cup … ranked first in Region 6 Y14 Points in 2014.