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Fencing: Northwestern faces top competition out east

Kevin Casey, Sports Editor

January 23, 2015

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Fencing In its first event of the winter last weekend, Northwestern took on seven squads and crushed the underwhelming group into submission. It may not have been a challenge, but the move was strategic. That event w...

Fencing: Northwestern blows by competition in Colorado

Kevin Casey, Sports Editor

January 18, 2015

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Northwestern travelled to Colorado this weekend looking for no big surprises, and the team got its wish. But the Wildcats’ performance was far from flawless. NU entered Saturday’s Western Invitational in Colorado Springs, Colora...

Fencing: Wildcats look to go undefeated in Colorado

Kevin Casey, Sports Editor

January 15, 2015

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Fencing The fall preseason was stellar for the Wildcats — even with some injuries. Head coach Laurie Schiller has already voiced high expectations for his squad, including winning every dual meet, a trip to the conf...

Fencing: Northwestern carries high expectations into winter

Alex Lederman, Reporter

January 6, 2015

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Fencing The goals for Northwestern this year are simple. “We want to win every dual meet, we want to get to the conference championship and we want to send six kids to NCAAs and finish in the top five,” coach Laurie ...

Fencing: Northwestern prepares for scrimmage against rival Notre Dame

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

November 14, 2014

Filed under Fall Sports, Fencing, Sports, Winter Sports

Fencing Northwestern takes on one of its biggest rivals in a scrimmage Friday in South Bend, Indiana. “Notre Dame is one of our strongest competitors and we go against them more times throughout the season,” sophomore...

Fencing: Wildcats compete in Junior North American Cup

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

November 12, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Fencing Northwestern fencers competed in the United States Fencing Association Junior North American Cup in Louisville, Kentucky this past weekend. The foilists took the strip Friday. Freshman Michelle Lee was the Wildcats...

Fencing: Wildcats cruise through first dual meet of season

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

November 4, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Northwestern foiled the competition this weekend in its first dual meet of the season. During the NU Duals meet, the Wildcats beat all 12 teams by a combined score of 298-26 at the Henry Crown Sports Pavilion. “What more...