2017-18 Yale Men's Fencing News

  • Bulldogs Honored at Awards Banquet
    July 19, 2018
    At the awards banquet, joined by alumni, staff, and their teammates, seven fencers were honored for their contributions both on and off the strip. 
  • NCAA Recognizes 15 Yale Teams
    May 16, 2018
    Fifteen Yale teams have been recognized for academic excellence after scoring in the top 10 percent of their sports in the most recent Academic Progress Rates.
  • Shelanski Elected Captain
    April 10, 2018
    Rising junior Isaac Shelanski has been elected to lead the Yale men's fencing team in the upcoming 2018-2019 season.
  • Yale Finishes Ninth at Championships
    March 26, 2018
    After four days of competition and 68 victories, Yale fencing finished ninth in the nation. This is the Bulldogs' first top-ten finish in sixteen years and a significantly stronger finish than last year, when they finished twelfth.  
  • Bulldogs Going Strong After First Day of Competition
    March 25, 2018
    Partway through their pools at the NCAA Championships, the men's fencing team is performing well despite facing some of their toughest opponents yet.
  • Three Elis Going to NCAA Championships
    March 21, 2018
    Three members of the Yale men's fencing team are ready for the NCAA Championships. After strong performances throughout the season and success at Regionals, Cameron Allen, Isaac Shelanski and Jonathan Xu are looking forward to facing tough opponents from schools around the country.
  • Three Bulldogs to go to NCAA Championships
    March 13, 2018
    Three members of the Yale men's fencing team have qualified for the NCAA Championships, based on their performance at the NCAA Northeast Regionals and throughout the season.
  • Elis Shine at NCAA Regionals
    March 12, 2018
    At one of the toughest competitions of the year, the Bulldogs managed impressive victories against some of the most talented fencers in the Northeast.
  • Eight Elis Go to Regionals
    March 10, 2018
    On Sunday, eight members of the Yale men's fencing team will travel to Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass., where they will compete in the Northeast Regional Championships.
  • Bulldogs Finish Fifth at Ivy League Round-Robins
    February 12, 2018
    The Yale men's fencing team ended its second day of competition at the Ivy League Round-Robins ranked fifth overall.
  • Yale defeats Brown, falls to Harvard, Princeton
    February 10, 2018
    The Bulldogs finished their first day of the Ivy League Round-Robins with a 1-2 record.
  • Elis Head to Ivies
    February 08, 2018
    After sweeping last weekend’s home meet, the Yale men's fencing team is ready for the Ivy League Round-Robins, which will be held at Princeton on Saturday and Sunday.
  • Yale Undefeated at Home Meet
    February 03, 2018
    The Bulldogs had a successful day at their home meet on February 2, defeating both of their opponents. 
  • Bulldogs Set for Home Meet
    February 02, 2018
    On Saturday, Yale will host its only home meet of the year in the 7th floor fencing salon at the Payne Whitney gymnasium. They will be competing against Vassar and Sacred Heart.
  • Strong Showing for Bulldogs at Philadelphia Invitational
    January 21, 2018
    The Yale men's fencing team performed impressively at the University of Pennsylvania on Sunday, January 21, with standout performances from many fencers.
  • Men's Fencing Fights Hard at Penn State
    January 15, 2018
    The Bulldogs faced formidable opponents at the Penn State Invitational. Despite competing with powerhouse schools, such as Columbia and Penn State, Yale finished with a 1-4 record for the day.
  • Elis Go to Penn State
    January 13, 2018
    After a strong performance at Brandeis and a week of winter training, the men’s fencing team is ready for the Penn State Invitational on Sunday, January 14.
  • Impressive Start for Bulldogs at Brandeis
    December 03, 2017
    The men’s fencing team had a strong performance at Brandeis, finishing the meet with wins against Boston College, Brandeis, MIT, and University of the Incarnate word. Their only loss was to St. John’s highly-ranked team.
  • Bulldogs Gear Up for Brandeis
    December 01, 2017
    In its first regular competition of the season, the Yale men’s fencing team is ready to go to the Brandeis Invitational on Sunday. After standout performances from junior Jonathan Xu and Cameron Allen at the Garrett Open, as well as months of training, the fencers have high hopes for success.
  • Men's Fencing Performs Well at Garret Open
    November 09, 2017
    The Elis competed in the Garret Open, hosted by Penn State University. This was an individual competition in which members of the Yale team performed well, with many of them winning enough to compete in the round of direct elimination bouts.
  • President Salovey, Alumni Meet Team at Dernell Every Tournament
    October 28, 2017
    Early in the morning current and former members of the team met on the fencing balcony to enjoy some breakfast and get to know each other. Over pastries and coffee, they swapped stories and memories of being a Bulldog.