Women's Fencing Competes at NCAA Regionals

Women's Fencing Competes at NCAA Regionals

WALTHAM, Mass.— The Sacred Heart University women's fencing team was represented with seven fencers at the 2018 NCAA Northeast Regional at Brandeis University.

In the epee event, Ashley Cherry and Samantha Abbott finished back-to-back in 24th and 25th respectively to represent as SHU's top finishers. Both fencers went 2-4 in their lone round of pool play. Daria Rudakova finished 32nd in the event.

In the foil event, Gabrielle Petrie and Bailey Partridge competed for the Pioneers. Petrie and Patridge finished 29th and 34th in the event. In the saber, Hasoni Austin finished 26th in the event. Mackenna Lamphere also competed for SHU finishing 31st.