2016-17 Yale Men's Fencing News

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    March 24, 2017
    Fencing Season Concludes at NCAAs After two days and five rounds of competition, the 2017 National Collegiate Men’s Fencing Championship concluded on Friday. Three Bulldogs fenced at the event hosted by the University of Notre Dame and Indiana Sports Corp.
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    March 23, 2017
    First Three Rounds Complete at NCAAs The first three rounds of competition at the NCAA Fencing Championships took place Thursday at Indiana Farmers Coliseum, with three Yale men's fencers in action. Freshman Aiden Ahn led the way in foil with six wins, while sophomore Walter Musgrave (saber) and freshman Isaac Shelanski (epee) notched five wins each. Ahn and Musgrave are currently in 20th place in their weapons, while Shelanski is 21st.
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    March 21, 2017
    Trio of Bulldogs Ready for NCAAs Starting Thursday, three Bulldogs will represent the Yale men’s fencing team at the 2017 National Collegiate Men’s Fencing Championship hosted by the University of Notre Dame and Indiana Sports Corp. Sophomore Walter Musgrave will make his second appearance at the Championship alongside freshmen Aiden Ahn and Isaac Shelanski.
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    March 14, 2017
    Ahn, Musgrave and Shelanski Selected for NCAA Championships Three member of the Yale men's fencing team have been selected to compete in the National Collegiate Men's Fencing Championship: freshman Aiden Ahn (Los Angeles, Calif.) in foil, sophomore Walter Musgrave (Escondido, Calif.) in saber and freshman Isaac Shelanski (Washington, D.C.) in epee. The NCAA Men’s and Women’s Fencing Committee announced the field of 144 competitors Tuesday.
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    March 12, 2017
    Bulldogs Fence Their Way to Success in Northeast NCAA Regionals Yale men’s fencing posted fantastic results in the NCAA regional event this weekend, held in Yale’s very own Lanman Center.
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    March 09, 2017
    Elis Ready for Northeast Regional On Sunday, the Yale men’s fencing team will compete in the 2017 NCAA Northeast Regional held at the William K. Lanman Center inside Payne Whitney Gym on Yale's campus.
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    March 07, 2017
    Yale Hosting NCAA Fencing Sunday This Sunday inside Yale’s Payne Whitney Gymnasium 230 college students will wield their weapons at each other. That might sound like it’s a tryout for a mega performance of a gladiator-themed show, but it’s something much bigger.
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    March 05, 2017
    Ten Bulldogs Qualify for NCAA Northeast Regionals Ten members of the Yale men’s fencing team were selected to compete in the NCAA Northeast Regional, which the Bulldogs will host next Sunday, March 12.
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    February 16, 2017
    Four Named to All-Ivy Teams Senior Reed Srere was named First Team All-Ivy, while sophomore Walter Musgrave, freshmen Aiden Ahn and Isaac Shelanski were named Second Team All-Ivy.
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    February 12, 2017
    Elis Split Day at Round-Robins By the end of the first day of competition at the 2017 Ivy League Round-Robins, the Yale men's fencing team was tied for third place with a 1-1 team record. The Bulldogs lost a close match to No. 6 Princeton early in the day before rebounding with a sound win over Brown.
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    February 12, 2017
    Fencing Tops Harvard, Finishes Fourth at Round-Robins After two days of competition, the Yale men's fencing team ended the 2017 Ivy League Round-Robins with a dramatic win over Harvard and earned its best finish in recent memory. With a final team record of 2-3, the Bulldogs finished in fourth place.
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    February 09, 2017
    Elis Prepare for Ivy League Round-Robins Coming off of an undefeated home meet last weekend, the Yale men’s fencing team will compete for the team title at the Ivy League Round-Robins starting Saturday
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    February 04, 2017
    Bulldogs Undefeated on Senior Day For the second year in a row, the Yale men's fencing team went undefeated at its sole home meet of the season.
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    February 02, 2017
    Fencing to Celebrate Seniors against Sacred Heart, Vassar On Saturday, the Yale men’s fencing team will honor its four seniors at its first and only home team meet of the season.
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    January 16, 2017
    Elis Win Three at Penn State On Sunday, the Yale men's fencing team traveled to Penn State for its first competition since early December. The Bulldogs finished the day with a winning record, going 3-2
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    January 13, 2017
    Fencing Returns to Action Sunday On Sunday, the Yale men’s fencing team will return to competition for the first time since early December. The Bulldogs, led by senior captain Reed Srere, will travel to Penn State for the second time in 2016-2017 and will face familiar foes as well as Ivy League opposition.
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    December 04, 2016
    Ahn Shines, Bulldogs Win Big at Brandeis Invitational On Sunday, the Yale men's fencing team had one of its best days in recent history, going undefeated at the Brandeis Invitational. Led by freshman Aiden Ahn who won 12 of his 14 bouts in foil, the Bulldogs were dominant throughout the day and scored an upset victory over St. John's in the fourth round.
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    December 01, 2016
    Elis Set for Brandeis Invitational In its final competition before the new year, the Yale men’s fencing team will head to Waltham, Mass., for the Brandeis Invitational on Sunday. The Bulldogs will face familiar foes in their second team event of the season.
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    November 20, 2016
    Garret Open Next for Bulldogs Two weeks after opening the season at the Penn Invitational, the Yale men’s fencing team returns to the state of Pennsylvania on Sunday for the 44th Annual Garret Penn State Open in University Park, Pa.
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    November 20, 2016
    Musgrave Leads Bulldogs at Garret Open Sophomore Walter Musgrave was the top finisher for Yale men's fencing team at the 44th Annual Garret Penn State Open on Sunday, earning fifth place in saber. Up against fencers from Notre Dame, Ohio State, Penn, Penn State and UNC, the Bulldogs held their own with five fencers placing in the top-20 for their respective weapons.
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    November 05, 2016
    Bulldogs Win Two at Elite Invitational Yale men's fencing beats Johns Hopkins and UNC at Penn's Elite Invitational.
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    November 03, 2016
    Season to Begin at Penn On Saturday, the Yale men’s fencing team will open its season at the Elite Invitational hosted by the University of Pennsylvania.
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    October 31, 2016
    Schedule Set for Fencing Team Looking to build on one of their most successful seasons in recent memory, the Yale men’s fencing team will begin the 2016-2017 season on November 5 at the Penn Invitational in Philadelphia.
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    October 26, 2016
    Bulldogs Add Five Four freshmen and one sophomore join the men's fencing team for the 2016-2017 season.