Led by returners Betty Wang, Mei-Ling Laures and a host of newcomers, the Caltech women's fencing team pulled out three outright victories at the Stevens University-hosted Stevens Invitational this past weekend.
Although a shorthanded roster and lack of experience will put Caltech women's fencing at a disadvantage in any match, the 2016-17 squad will look to its senior leadership to guide a young team as it finds its way in the IFCSC and NCAA West Region.
Senior Christina Meyer took a big step toward qualifying for her fourth NCAA West Regional with an impressive showing in Caltech women’s fencing’s first NCAA competition of the season at the West Invite on Sunday.
PASADENA, Calif. – The Caltech men's and women's fencing teams have released their schedule for the 2016-17 season. The Beavers are set to compete in eight total tournaments over the course of the season ranging all over the country, including Penn State, Northwestern and Stanford.
GLENDORA, Calif. – Junior Christina Meyer (Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. / Hackley School) qualified for the 2016 USA Fencing National Championships with an eighth-place finish at the Stro Division 1A Regional Open Circuit this past weekend.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. – The épeé team led Caltech women’s fencing at the prestigious Northwestern Duals with three squad wins as the Beavers won a pair of NCAA matchups and dropped a pair of close contests while also facing a slew of nationally ranked Division I foes.
LA JOLLA, Calif. – Graduate student Madeline Lewis and the épeé squad led Caltech women’s fencing at the West Invitational in San Diego on Sunday. Lewis paced the Beavers with 10 individual wins to help the épeé team to a 3-3 record.
PASADENA, Calif. – Following a pair of highly successful seasons and positive indicators in this past fall’s conference competition, the Caltech women’s fencing team is set to continue its upward ascent as it approaches NCAA competition in 2016.
PASADENA, Calif. – Senior Emilia Hernandez (Fairfield, Conn. / Hopkins School) and Christina Meyer (Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. / Hackley School) placed third for Caltech women’s fencing in the foil and épeé, respectively, at the IFCSC Open Tournament hosted at Caltech on Sunday.
PASADENA, Calif. (Aug. 18, 2015) – The Caltech men’s and women’s fencing teams have put together their schedule for the 2015-16 season, which will open with the Intercollegiate Fencing Conference of Southern California Open Tournament at Caltech on Sunday, Oct. 25.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The épeé team of Christina Meyer (Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. / Hackley School), Constance Robinson (Cupertino, Calif. / Monta Vista) and Catherine Pavlov (Woodside, Calif. / Menlo School) posted a combined 14 individual wins at 6,000-foot altitude against several Division I schools at the Western Invitational held at the Air Force Academy on Saturday.
PASADENA, Calif. – With six of its nine top fencers returning after a wildly successful 2013-14 campaign, the Caltech women’s fencing team is primed to build on a brilliant fall performance, including a perfect 6-0 mark at the November Mini Mega Meet and three impressive individual efforts well at the Elite BladeRunner USFA ROC.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – All three squad captains – senior Katie Fisher (Chapel Hill, N.C. / East Chapel Hill), junior Shi En Kim (Malaysia / Anderson J.C.) and sophomore Christina Meyer (Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. / Hackley School) – represented the Caltech women’s fencing team in its first appearance at the elite BladeRunner US Fencing Regional Open Circuit (ROC) tournament on the campus of UCSD this past weekend.
PASADENA, Calif. – The Caltech fencing teams enjoyed an outstanding Mini Mega Meet as the women recorded a perfect 6-0 record while the men pulled out an impressive 4-2 mark defending their home gym on Sunday afternoon.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Senior Katie Fisher (Chapel Hill, N.C. / East Chapel Hill) led several top finishers with a gold medal in the foil as the Caltech fencing teams opened the season at the Collegiate Open on the campus of UCLA this past weekend.