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Dershwitz Becomes World's Top-Ranked Men's Saber Fencer

In the bustling Southern Chinese city of Wuxi, over 7,000 miles away from Cambridge, Mass., senior co-captain Eli Dershwitz became the No.1-ranked men's saber fencer in the world.

Harvard Women and Men's Fencing vs. NYU
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Harvard Women and Men's Fencing vs. NYU

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Tour de Force: Male Rookie of the Year

When Harvard men’s fencing captain and 2016 Olympian Eli Dershwitz first observed newcomer Geoffrey Tourette in-person, he quickly realized that even to his standards, this California native was going to be “special.”

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Stars and Stripes

Tourette earned the gold in his first-ever college meet at the Penn State Open and concluded the season with a seventh-place finish at the NCAA Championships.

On the Fence
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On the Fence

Freshman fencer Charles Horowitz was the only men’s competitor in epee for the Crimson, finishing 13th in the competition.

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Fencing Claims Fifth in NCAA Championships

Harvard walked away from the NCAA chamionships with an individual championship title in men’s sabre, an individual third place finish in women’s epee, and a fifth place overall team finish.

Nor'easter
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Nor'easter

The Harvard fencing sent 19 fencers to the NCAA Northeastern Regionals, where two freshman earned golds and eight others placed in the top-10 of their respective divisions.

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BRIEF: Tourette, Kukadia win Gold at NCAA Regionals, Fencing Sends 10 to Nationals

The Crimson sent 19 fencers the NCAA Northwestern Regionals. From there, it was all freshmen with Tourette winning gold for the men’s foil and Kukadia ascending the podium in women’s epee. Overall, of the 19 fencers 10 finished in the top 10 spots within their respective divisions.

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Target Touch

Since a loss at the hands of NYU in December, the Crimson has only continued to grow, defeating all teams that cross its path. Since that loss, the team has registered two major wins, one at the Beanpot, and the other at the Ivy League Championship.

En Garde!
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En Garde!

Harvard prepares to parry with NYU in the teams' Feb. 4 meet.

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Fencing Emerges Victorious over NYU

Last December, in the last meeting with NYU, Harvard left with a win for the women’s and a loss for the men’s. On Sunday, all that could be heard was the roar of the athletes cheering on their teammates, palpable energy that translated into wins for both the women’s and men’s teams.

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Men’s Fencing Perfect at Competitive St. John’s Invitational

Taking to the strips once again for the first time in a month and a half, Harvard traveled to Queens, N.Y., for the St. John’s Invitational, squaring off against some of the top ranked programs in the nation.

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Grabbing the Gold: Star Fencer Eli Dershwitz Finds International Success Representing Team USA

​Junior Eli Dershwitz, in the midst of an impressive career of fencing at Harvard, is also an established prominent figure on the international stage. No stranger to world competitions, the Sherborn, Mass. native recently set out overseas searching for more glory.

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Derswhitz Claims Saber Crown, Fencing Finishes Fifth at NCAAs

Two years after a third-place result, Dershwitz has national saber fencing crown and the team a fifth place finish.

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Fencing Posts Strong Showings at NCAA Northeast Regional

The men’s side sported a top-three finisher in each of the weapons, and women’s co-captain Adrienne Jarocki began her quest for her third saber individual championship crown with a second-place finish.

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