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Fencing Dominates Brandeis Invitational

Fencing Dominates Brandeis Invitational

Nick McCreven, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

The St. John’s fencing team made their way out to Waltham, Mass. this past weekend for the Brandeis Invitational and took home five victories for both the men’s and women’s sides, for a final record of 10-2. Both teams only fell to Yale but were able to take down Brandeis, MIT, Brown, Corne...

Isis Washington leaves St. John’s as a champion

Troy Mauriello, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015


Filed under fencing, Sports

St. John’s senior fencer Isis Washington had a storybook ending to her collegiate career at the NCAA National Championships in Ohio on March 22. Washington took home the women’s national title in the epee competition and led her team to  finish sixth place in the country. Washington became the...

Fencers lose more than win in home invitational

Fencers lose more than win in home invitational

Christopher Brito, News Editor

January 30, 2014


Filed under fencing, Sports

Facing the likes of the nation’s top- ranked Columbia and rival Notre Dame, both the men’s and women’s fencing team each went 2-3 at the St. John’s Invitational on Sunday. One day after competing in the NYU Invitational, the men’s team knocked off Ohio State and Harvard but lost to Notre...

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