The Princeton fencing team finished up the 2017 Ivy League Round Robins with a 1st place finish in Women's 3-Weapon Team and a 3-way tie for 1st in Men's 3-Weapon Team, along with Columbia and Penn. … [Read more...] about Princeton Comes Out Ahead at the 2017 Ivy League Round Robin Championships
Now that the entries for the 2016 NCAA Fencing Championships have been announced, it's time to get your fantasy fencing picks in. 14 Meters has launched a site for you to pick your own NCAA Fencing Championships Bracket. You can find that at: http://ncaa.14meters.com/. Discuss your predictions on the accompanying forum thread. The NCAA Men’s and Women’s Fencing … [Read more...] about Predict the 2016 NCAA Fencing Championships
Cracking the Code to Getting Into Top Schools, a segment from CBS LA, is making the rounds on social media. The story centers around advice from author Pria Chatterjee, college admissions consultant and author of the book : The Dirty Little Secrets of Getting Into a Top College. In the story she highlights 8 factors that college admissions boards look … [Read more...] about Use Fencing to Crack The Code To Getting Into Top Schools
Two ACC fencers - Sarah Collins (Duke) and Gillian Litynski (UNC) earned scholarships to pursue graduate degrees after they complete their undergraduate studies. The Weaver-James-Corrigan Award is named in honor of the first 3 ACC commissioners, Jim Weaver, Bob James, and Gene Corrigan. Sarah Collins; Duke; Public Policy Studies; Fencing; Palm Harbor, Fla. A two-time … [Read more...] about ACC Fencers Earn 2015 Postgraduate Scholarships
The North Carolina men’s and women’s fencing teams competed at the Philadelphia Invitational over the weekend, earning solid wins and experience highlighted by a landmark victory. The Tar Heels joined by 12 other teams in the dual meet format with the women competing on Saturday and the men on Sunday at the University of Pennsylvania. By the end of the day on Saturday, head coach Ron Miller had passed the 1,400-wins mark for his 48-year career at UNC.
Yes, CoachK got to 1,000 career wins in basketball (with the majority of them coming from his time at Duke), but UNC's Ron Miller hit 1,000 wins several years ago. Coach Miller's 1,400 wins all come from his time as head fencing coach at UNC Chapel Hill, where he's been developing athletes for 48 years. The Carolina tradition is strong on the fencing team, with several members … [Read more...] about UNCs Ron Miller Earns 1,400th Victory