October 14th saw fencers converge on Anaheim California for the October NAC. FSA had fencers competing in several events. Zeyad Elshary and Ayman Fayez competed in Div 1 Men's Epee. Ayman finished 16th out of 300 fencers in this event and Zeyad earned a podium position with a top 8 medal. Hadley Husisian earned a podium position in the Cadet Women's Epee event with a Bronze Medal. Joseph Doan finished 12th out of 132 fencers. A huge congratulations to the fencers and coaches that went to Anaheim California!
FSA fencers entered a couple of tournaments this past weekend, October 7th - 9th, and walked away with several medals.
In St. Louis, FSA fencers participated in the Daugherty Youth Cup SYC/RCC. Nathaniel Wimmer earned a gold medal in Y10 Men's Epee, and a bronze in the Y12 Men's Epee event. Logan Moore earned a top 8 medal in the Y10 Men's Epee event. Chandler Wimmer Earned a top 8 medal in the Y14 Men's Epee Event. Ariadna Tucker Alarcon earned a bronze medal in the Y14 Women's Foil event.
Closer to home FSA fencers participated in the Jedi Challenge held by NOVA Fencing Club. FSA fencers took control of the podium with 2 fencers earning medals in the Y14 Mixed foil event. Aileen Zhao earned the silver medal, and Claire Cho earned the bronze medal.
Congrats to all fencers who participated in these events. Everyone here at Fencing Sports Academy is proud of your accomplishments. Check below for pictures from the weekends events!
The beginning of October saw FSA fencers traveling down to Richmond VA to compete in the Richmond Fall RYC. FSA had a successful weekend with a total of 19 medals. Take a look at the medal count listed below and some event pictures at the bottom of the page! Congratulations to all the fencers who participated in the event and job well done to our coaches!
Saturday September 23rd - Sunday September 24th saw several FSA fencers competing in the Charm City Classic ROC held in Owings Mills, MD. FSA Fencer Danny Campbell finished top 8 in the Div 1A Senior Men's Epee. Mark Viti earned a silver medal along with his B2017 Rating and Carlos Lopez earned a top 8 medal in the Div 1A Senior Men's Foil (Pictured above with Coach Machado). Congrats to all FSA fencers who participated in this event!
Congratulations to FSA fencers Nico and Hernando who medaled in their event in Colombia. Both fencers spent time training here at FSA and competed for FSA in local and regional events.
On the Home Front FSA had several fencers medal in The Piedmont Challenge - Foil/Epee RJCC and Open in North Carolina this past weekend. Joseph Doan earned the silver medal in Cadet Men's Epee, and medaled in the Junior Men's Epee Event. Jeffery Gu earned a top 8 medal in the Cadet Men's Foil event. Hadley Husisian Earned a silver medal in the Cadet Women's Epee and Junior Women's Epee events. Elizabeth Kim earned a bronze medal in Cadet Women's Epee. Sabine Desamours earned a top 8 Medal in Junior Women's Epee. Congratulations to all FSA fencers. Well done!