This past Weekend October 21st and 22nd was a busy weekend for the fencers and coaches at FSA. overall Fencing Sports Academy earned 18 medals across 3 events. FSA fencers participated in the Virginia Division Junior Olympic Qualifiers, the CFC Mixed Foil Open, and the DC Champagne Challenge. Congratulations to the following fencers for their achievements!
Check Below the Medal Listings for some pictures of our wonderful fencers from these events!
CFC Mixed Foil Open - Ariadna Tucker Alarcon Top 8 Medal
DC Champagne Challenge - Scott Richardson Bronze Medal
Virginia Division JO Qualifiers
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!