2013-14 Yale Men's Fencing News

May 17, 2014
Yale Honors Seven Seniors and One Team at Senior Student-Athlete Reception
Seven seniors and one team were honored by the Yale Athletics Department with awards at the annual senior student-athlete reception Saturday afternoon at the Lanman Center in Payne Whitney Gymnasium. The men’s fencing team earned the Brodhead Award for highest team grade point average. Paige Decker (New Preston, Conn.) of the women’s ice hockey team, Jane Kozey (Ansonia, Conn.) of the women’s crew team and Beau Palin (Oconomowoc, Wisc.) of the football team were the recipients of the Ford Student-Athlete Community Outreach Award. Tucker Kocher (San Francisco, Calif.) of the men’s soccer team and Brenda Seah (Singapore) of the women’s fencing team were the recipients of the Kiphuth Student-Athlete Distinction Award. Pat Killian (Nashville, Tenn.) of the men’s swimming and diving team and Kallie Parchman (Baltimore, Md.) of the women’s lacrosse team were the recipients of the Meyer Humanitarian Award.

April 16, 2014
Banquet Honors Fencers
Several members of Yale men’s fencing were recognized for their contributions throughout the 2013-2014 at last Saturday’s end of season banquet.

April 16, 2014
O’Cinneide Elected Captain
Junior Hugh O’Cinneide has been elected captain of Yale men’s fencing for the upcoming 2014-15 season.

March 23, 2014
Elis Finish 14th and 19th at NCAA National Championship
A duo of fencers on the Yale men’s fencing team—junior Hugh O’Cinneide and freshman Reed Srere—have finished in 14th and 19th place, respectively, in saber competition at the Mar. 20-23 NCAA National Championship.

March 18, 2014
O’Cinneide, Srere Head to NCAA Nationals
Junior Hugh O’Cinneide and freshman Reed Srere are bound for Columbus, Ohio, to represent the Yale men’s fencing team at the Mar. 20-23 NCAA National Championship at Ohio State’s French Field House.

March 11, 2014
Two Elis Bound for NCAA National Championship
Two members of the Yale men’s fencing team have qualified Mar. 20-23 NCAA National Championship after demonstrating their prowess throughout the course of the season and at last weekend’s regional contest. The NCAA made the announcement of the championship field in Indianapolis on Tuesday.

March 9, 2014
O'Cinneide, Wang Post Top-10 Finishes at NCAA Regionals
Junior Hugh O’Cinneide and freshman Brian Wang both recorded impressive top-10 finishes at the NCAA Northeast Regional, where ten members of the Yale men’s fencing team competed over the weekend.

March 6, 2014
Fencers Head to Regionals
Ten members of Yale men’s fencing will travel to Wellesley, Mass., for the Mar. 9 NCAA Northeast Regional Tournament.

February 23, 2014
Bulldogs Fence in Philly
Yale men’s fencing traveled to Philadelphia for the Feb. 23 US Collegiate Squad Championships. The Bulldogs put together a strong performance in the bracket-style tournament.

February 20, 2014
Yale Gears Up for USAG
Yale Men’s Fencing will head to Philadelphia this weekend for the Feb. 23 USAG Collegiate Nationals in the Coach Dave Micahnik Fencing Center.

February 9, 2014
Ivy League Championships Come to a Close
Yale men’s fencing suffered one more loss Sunday on the road to a 0-5 overall record at this year’s Ivy League Championship in Providence, R.I.

February 9, 2014
O’Cinneide Earns All-Ivy Honors
Overcoming strong competition at the Feb. 8-9 Ivy League Championship in Providence, R.I., junior Hugh O’Cinneide earned second team All-Ivy honors after an impressive individual performance.

February 8, 2014
Ivy League Championship Underway in Providence
Yale men’s fencing finished with a 0-4 record after one day at the Ivy League Championship in Providence, R.I.

February 6, 2014
Yale Prepares for Ivy League Championship
Yale men’s fencing will travel to Providence, R.I., this weekend for the Feb. 8-9 Ivy League Championship.

February 1, 2014
Bulldogs Look for Boost at Home
Yale men’s fencing will have its final two home bouts of the season on Saturday, Feb.1, as it faces off against Drew University and Vassar College in Payne Whitney Gymnasium.

February 1, 2014
Bulldogs Sweep at Home
Yale men’s fencing captured two victories at home Saturday, Jan. 25, as it handily beat Drew and Vassar in successive matches in Payne Whitney Gymnasium.

January 30, 2014
Bulldogs Look for Boost at Home
Yale men’s fencing will have its final two home bouts of the season on Saturday, Feb.1, as it faces off against Drew University and Vassar College in Payne Whitney Gymnasium.

January 25, 2014
Yale Fencers Have Good Day in New York
Yale men’s fencing finished with a 3-2 record at the Jan. 25 NYU Fencing Invitational in New York.

January 23, 2014
Fencers Travel to NYC
The Bulldogs will travel to New York City for the Jan. 25 NYU Invitational, where they will take on a slew of teams in this important early-season tournament.

January 18, 2014
Yale Beats Sacred Heart at Home
Yale men’s fencing pulled out a critical 17-10 win against Sacred Heart today at Payne Whitney Gymnasium. The meet was the Bulldogs’ first of the spring season.

January 16, 2014
Yale Men’s Fencing Hosts Sacred Heart
The Yale men’s fencing team looks to start off its spring season on the right foot when it faces the Pioneers of Sacred Heart this Saturday, Jan. 18, in Payne Whitney Gymnasium.

December 8, 2013
Elis Impress at Brandeis Invitational
The Yale men’s fencing team nearly swept the competition at the Dec. 8 Brandeis Invitational in Waltham, Mass., turning in a 4-1 record at its first event of the season.

December 5, 2013
Bulldogs Open Season at Brandeis
The Yale men’s fencing team will compete in its first meet of the season this weekend as it travels to Waltham, Mass., for the Dec. 8 Brandeis Invitational. The Bulldogs will hope to capitalize on a productive offseason and perform well in their inaugural competition.

December 3, 2013
Elis Say 'En Garde'
After a restful offseason and weeks of practice, the members of Yale Men’s Fencing prepare to kick off their 2013-2014 season. Their first meet, the Brandeis Invitational, will take place this Dec. 8 in Waltham, Mass. This year’s 16-member squad looks to emulate the success of previous seasons and continue to build a strong foundation for the Yale program.

July 20, 2013
Three Fencers Join Elis
The Yale men’s fencing team will bolster its ranks with three freshmen—Ian Richards, Reed Srere and Jacob Stein—this fall. Together, the three newcomers will add more than two decades of fencing experience and bring new energy to a team led by senior captain Cornelius Saunders.