Amnahir Peña-Alcántara
Amnahir Peña-Alcántara
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: Horace Mann School
Position: Sabre
Events: Sabre
Major: Materials Science and Engineering
Top Finishes
The Big One Invitational 14th Place (Nov. 4, 2017)
New England Championship 11th Place (March 4, 2017)
NCAA Northeast Regional Championship 35th Place (March 12, 2017)


2017-18: Overall record: 4-9 … NFC record: 4-4 … finished 14th at The Big One Invitational (11/4). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

2016-17: Overall record: 20-38 … NFC record: 12-13 … ranked 35th at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (3/12) … finished 11th at the New England Championship (3/4) … placed 31st at The Big One Invitational (11/5). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

2015-16: Overall record: 0-8 ... finished 52nd at The Big One Invitational (11/7). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

Off the Fencing Strip at MIT: Majoring in materials science and engineering ... completed an internship working for fashion designer/professor Ying Gao … was also an intern at Adidas and the BlueWater Group ... studied mediated matter and biomechatronics in the MIT Langer Lab … also conducted research in the MITMedia Lab ... MIT Engineering Internship Program.

High School: A 2015 graduate of Horace Mann School ... earned four varsity letters for swimming and three for volleyball ... was the captain of the volleyball team ... second place libero in New York City private school league ... Honors Math and Science ... Science Olympiad ... TEAMS competition team member ... dance club.