Fencing

Dershwitz the Champion
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Eli Dershwitz

All seems to be going according to plan for Eli Dershwitz. The Sherborn, Mass. native came into his freshman year at Harvard in 2014 already knowing he would take the next season off to compete for a spot on the USA Olympic fencing team.

Third Year Charm
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Third Year Charm

Junior saber fencer Adrienne Jarocki chats with Harvard coach Peter Brand in between bouts at the FIE Sabre Grand Prix. Jarocki claimed her second NCAA title in her collegiate career.

Being Back on Top
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Being Back on Top

Junior saber fencer Adrienne Jarocki (left) avoids her opponent's attack during the FIE Sabre Grand Prix at the Gordon Indoor Track.

Third Year Charm
Fencing

Female Athlete of the Year: Adrienne Jarocki's Return to Glory

After coming to Harvard and dominating the fencing field on her way to an NCAA title in 2014, Jarocki dropped out of the national title in 2015 before reclaiming the top spot in the nation this season.

Jarocki Brand Talking
Fencing

Jarocki Reclaims Crown, Dershwitz Makes Olympics

For the second time in her three-year career, junior saber fencer Adrienne Jarocki finished her season with a win at the NCAA Individual Championships.

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BRIEF: Fencing Earns 10 Top-10 Finishes at NCAA Regionals

Led by senior Aliya Itzkowitz’s gold medal in women’s saber, the men’s and women’s fencing squads competed their way to 10 top-10 finishes at the NCAA Northeast Regionals in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. over the weekend.

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Men's and Women's Fencing Sweep the Beanpot

The men’s team displayed a strong all-around showing in the épée, foil, and saber events, besting its opponents and emerging with a 3-0 overall victory. Similarly, the women’s team swept the three rival schools, with the most decisive victory coming in the saber division.

Fencing Beanpot
Student Life

Fencing Beanpot

Shawn A. Wallace ’19 scores in the closing epee match against Brandeis on Wednesday. The women’s fencing team beat Brandeis 21-6, with a 7-2 record in the epee division.

Fencing

Women’s Fencing Clinches Share of Ivy Title for First Time Since 2009, Men Finish Fourth

For the first time since 2009, the Harvard women’s fencing team earned a share of the Ivy League Championship trophy, thanks to strong performances from the saber squad and an epee group that held its own despite its relative lack of experience.

Jarocki Dodges
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Jarocki Dodges

Junior saber fencer Adrienne Jarocki (left) avoids her opponent's attack during the FIE Sabre Grand Prix at the Gordon Indoor Track.

Dershwitz Kim Grand Prix
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Dershwitz Kim Grand Prix

Harvard fencer Eli Dershwitz (left) faces off against Korea's Junghwan Kim, the No. 2-ranked men's saber fencer in the world.

National Team Johnson
Men's Basketball

Select Crimson Athletes Don National Squad Colors to Compete on the International Stage

Before and even in the middle of their Harvard careers, a select few Crimson athletes chase international glory for their respective national teams.

Jarocki Brand Talking
Fencing

Jarocki Brand Talking

Junior saber fencer Adrienne Jarocki chats with Harvard coach Peter Brand in between bouts at the FIE Sabre Grand Prix. Jarocki claimed her second NCAA title in her collegiate career.

Jarocki Dodges
Fencing

Three Harvard Fencers Compete at the FIE Sabre Grand Prix Boston

Fencing against fields that featured three different Olympic champions and a handful of Olympic medalists over the weekend, three Crimson fencers took part in the FIE Grand Prix at Harvard’s Gordon Indoor Track and held their own against the best saber fencing competition in the world.

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BRIEF: Fencing Teams Sweep Away Competition in Undefeated Fashion

Both the men’s and women’s fencing teams went undefeated over the weekend at the annual Traditional Tournament to carry momentum from last season’s strong NCAA Tournament finishes.