Accomplishments

Below are listed some of our members’ significant fencing achievements from past seasons:

2013 World Championships: Budapest, Hungary

  • Miles Chamley-Watson – Men’s Individual Foil World Champion, Men’s Team Foil Silver Medalist, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon
  • Ibtihaj Muhammad (PWF/FC) – Women’s Team Sabre Bronze Medalist, Coach Akhi Spencer-El

2012 Olympians

  • Miles Chamley-Watson – Men’s Foil, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon
  • Nicole Ross – Women’s Foil, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon
  • Nzingha Prescod – Women’s Foil, Coach Buckie Leach

2012 World Championships: Kiev, Ukraine

  • Epee: Gold Medal – Men’s Team Epee – Benjamin Bratton, Coach Seoung-Woo Lee
  • Sabre: Bronze Medal – Women’s Team Sabre – Ibtihaj Muhammad, Coach Akhi Spencer-El

2012 Junior and Cadet World Team Members

  • Nzingha Prescod – Junior Women’s Foil Team – Coach Buckie Leach
  • Sara Taffel – Cadet Women’s Foil Team – Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon

2011-2012 April National Championships: Virginia Beach, VA

  • Bronze Medal – Senior Men’s Foil – Robert Nunziato, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon
  • Bronze Medal – Senior Women’s Foil – Kaila Budofsky, Coach Mikhail Petin
  • Bronze Medal – Senior Women’s Foil – Nicole Ross, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon
  • Bronze Medal – Senior Women’s Epee – Lauren Willock, Coach Kornel Udvarhelyi
  • Bronze Medal – Senior Women’s Sabre – Faizah Muhammad (PWF/FC), Coach Akhi Spencer-El

2011-2012 NCAA Championships

  • Gold Medal – Women’s Foil – Evgeniya Kirpicheva, Saint John’s

2011-2012 Junior and Cadet World Championships: Moscow, Russia

  • Silver Medal – Cadet Women’s Foil – Sara Taffel, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon

2012 International Cadet Foil Cup: Pisa, Italy

  • Silver Medal – Cadet Women’s Foil – Sara Taffel, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon
  • Silver Medal – Cadet Men’s Foil – James Sands, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon
  • Bronze Medal – Cadet Women’s Foil – Sara Taffel, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon

2012 North American Cup: Cincinnati, OH

  • Gold Medal – Veteran Women’s Foil – Diane Reckling

2012 North American Cup: Portland, OR

  • Silver Medal – Div1 Men’s Epee – Yeisser Ramirez

2011 International Cadet Foil Cup: Tauber, Germany

  • Gold Medal – Cadet Women’s Foil – Sara Taffel, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon

2011 Junior Olympics: Salt Lake City, UT

  • Gold Medal – Junior Women’s Foil – Niki McKee, Coach Buckie Leach
  • Gold Medal – Cadet Women’s Foil – Kaila Budofsky, Coach Mikhail Petin
  • Gold Medal – Junior Men’s Foil – Robert Nunziato, Coaches Simon and Irene Gershon