2013-14 Brandeis Women's Fencing News

April 30, 2014
Announcing the 2014 Brandeis Department of Athletics Award Winners
On Wednesday, April 30, Director of Athletics Sheryl Sousa '90 handed out the department's annual end-of-season awards.

March 21, 2014
Mattos earns four wins at 2014 NCAA Championships
Junior foil Caroline Mattos posted victories over defending champion an finalist and Olympian Lee Kiefer of Notre Dame and long-time friend Kathryn Hawrot of Brown as part of her four victories at the NCAA championships at the Ohio State University.

March 11, 2014
Mattos, Mandel, Berman headed to NCAAs
The Judges will send three fencers to nationals for the second year in a row. Caroline Mattos and Adam Mandel make return trips, Noah Berman has his first berth. NCAAs are at Ohio State March 20-23.

March 9, 2014
Mattos leads fencers at regionals with fourth-place finish
Sophomore Caroline Mattos was one touch out of a bronze medal, finishing fourth in foil to head back to NCAAs for the second year in a row.

February 23, 2014
Fencers win three bronzes at US Collegiate Squad Championships
The Judges took third place behind two top 10 programs in women's and men's foil and men's sabre.

February 22, 2014
Fencers claim second-straight New England title
The Brandeis men's and women's fencing team won their second New England Intercollegiate Fencing Championship, defeating Sacred Heart by five points. The Judges won three team weapon titles, one individual goal and two silvers.

February 12, 2014
Fencers finish second at Beanpot Tournament
Both Brandeis teams defeated MIT and BC, but fell to Top 10 Harvard squads. Senior Vikki Nunley contributed five wins to the foil squad.

February 9, 2014
Brandeis women fight to 2-3 record at Duke Invitational
Caroline Mattos’ 13-2 record at Duke paced the Judges on Saturday.

February 7, 2014
Trio take UAA Athlete of the Week honors for Feb. 3
Victoria Sanford of women's track and field, Adam Mandel of men's fencing and Caroline Mattos of women's fencing were honored by the University Athletic Association.

February 1, 2014
Women's Fencing Cruises to 5-0 Record at the 2014 Eric Sollee Invitational
Featuring an 11-0 performance from sophomore foil Caroline Mattos, the Judges defeated all five of their opponents at the invitational including rival NYU in the final matchup of the day.

January 25, 2014
Fencers in second place after second NFC meet
The Brandeis fencers went 9-2 on the day and both the men and women sit in second place in the Northeast Fencing Conference standings. Rookie Ashley Jean had a 13-4 record for the women.

January 22, 2014
Brandeis women's fencing defeats visiting Wellesley 17-10
Behind a dominant saber squad, the Judges took two of three weapons from the Blue and improved to 8-5 on the season.

December 11, 2013
Brandeis to host 2016 NCAA National Collegiate Fencing Championships
The Gosman Athletic Center will play host to the nation's finest collegiate fencers for the fourth time on March 24-27, 2016.

December 10, 2013
Three Judges earn UAA Athlete of the Week honors
Gabe Moton, Adam Mandel and Annabel Sharahy were all recognized by the UAA this week.

December 8, 2013
Brandeis Women's Fencing Go 2-4 at the Brandeis Invitational
The Judges defeated Johns Hopkins and Yale but came up against stiff competition in their other meets

November 19, 2013
Five Judges earn UAA Athlete of the Week honors
Savonen, Graffy, Lundkvist, Cardillo and Nunley all were recognized by the UAA this week.

November 16, 2013
Fencing ties for first place at first Northeast Fencing Conference meet
The men’s and women’s fencing squads finished 4-1 and 5-1, respectively.

November 5, 2013
Mandel, Sharahy named UAA Fencers of the Week
After placing first and third, respectively, in the men's and women's sabre competition, junior Adam Mandel and rookie Annabel Sharahy were honored by the University Athletic Association.

November 2, 2013
Mattos, Shahary earn bronze at Big One
Two Brandeis fencers reached the semifinals of the NEIFC Fall Invitational, with sophomore Caroline Mattos and rookie Annabel Shahary earning bronze in foil and sabre, respectively.

July 19, 2013
Brandeis Athletics announces 2013 Hall of Fame Class
Two teams and six distinguished individuals will join the Joseph M. Linsey Brandeis Athletics Hall of Fame on October 12. This will be the 20th anniversary of the Hall and the 15th induction class.