Caltech Hosts IFCSC Open Tournament

Caltech Hosts IFCSC Open Tournament

PASADENA, CA – The Caltech fencers began the 2012-2013 season by hosting the IFCSC Open Tournament at the Brown Gym.

Taylor Strumwasser finished just outside the medal ceremony by placing fifth in the men's epee event. The first-year was the top finisher for the Beavers. Harrison Miller took ninth place in the same event.

Katie Fisher also posted a top 10 finish by placing sixth in the women's foil competition. In her first collegiate competition, Catherine Pavlov had a top 10 finish by placing eighth in the women's epee event.

The day featured over 100 fencers competing from seven different clubs and schools.

A UC San Diego competitor won four of the six events. There were no team scores for the event.

It was the first time any member of the current team was able to complete in a home meet.

Jon Schor, Katie Fisher and Harrison Miller Talk About the Event --