Fencers Return From Houston

March 19, 2006

HOUSTON, TX - Yale men's fencing team's representatives at the NCAA championships at Rice University both placed within the top 15. Michael Pearce came in 5th place in men's epee, and Cory Werk came in 13th place in men's foil. After the NCAA Regional Tournament, Pearce had placed 4th in the region, and Werk had placed 9th.

In Texas, Pearce earned 15 victories. With 90 touches scored and 76 touches received, Pearce had a +14 indicator in epee. Werk earned 11 victories and a -12 indicator in foil.

Report by Lauren Wiznia '09, Yale Sports Publicity