COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The Caltech fencing squad began the 2012 campaign in grand style by going against several NCAA Division I opponents.
The Air Force Academy was host to the 2012 Western Invitational today, which included the fencing teams from University of Florida, Caltech, UC San Diego, Stanford, Swarthmore College, Notre Dame (men) and Northwestern (women).
Scores from the event --
Round 1: AF vs. UF: Men 22-5 Women 15-12; Caltech vs. UCSD: Men 2-25 Women 1-17; Stanford vs. Swarthmore: Men 25-2 Women 22-5; AF vs. UCSD: Men 18-9 Women 11-16
Round 2: Caltech vs. ND/NW: Men (ND) 1-26 Women (NW) 0-18; Stanford vs. UF: Men 23-4 Women 21-6
Round 3: Swarthmore vs. AF: Men 3-24 Women 8-19 ; ND/NW vs. UCSD: Men 23-4 Women 24-3; Stanford vs. Caltech: Men 27-0 Women 18-0
Round 4: Stanford vs. AF: Men 11-16 Women 18-9; UF vs. Caltech: Men 22-5 Women 17-1; ND/NW vs. Swarthmore Men 27-0 Women 27-0
Round 5: ND/NW vs. AF: Men 18-9 Women 25-2; UF vs. Swarthmore: Men 19-8 Women 19-8; UCSD vs. Stanford: Men 13-14 Women 9-18
Round 6: AF - Bye; UCSD vs. UF: Men 20-7 Women 14-13; Swarthmore vs. Caltech: Men 19-8 Women 13-5; Stanford vs. ND/NW: Men 9-18 Women 2-25
Round 7: AF vs Caltech: Men 25-2 Women 16-2; Florida vs ND/NW: Men 0-27 Women 2-25; UCSD vs. Swarthmore: Men 23-4 Women 24-3
While the Beavers weren't able to win a team competition several individuals posted wins in their respective weapons. Stan Schor posted four wins in epee while his brother won four bouts in sabre to lead the men's squad.