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Fencing: Northwestern prepares for first dual meet of the season

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 30, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Fencing Northwestern will welcome 10 schools to Evanston on Sunday for its first dual meet of the season: the NU Duals. “The teams that we’re fencing aren’t particularly strong,” coach Laurie Schiller said, “b...

Fencing: Schiller pleased with Wildcats’ effort at Remenyik Open

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 27, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Fencing Coach Laurie Schiller walked out of Henry Crown Sports Pavilion this weekend pleased with his team's performance, he said. The Wildcats claimed one gold and three silver finishes at the United States Fencin...

Fencing: Cats leave tournament with no top finishers

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 13, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Northwestern flew home from the United States Fencing Association North American Cup in Portland, Oregon, this weekend without much to celebrate; the Wildcats’ top finisher placed 26th. “While we didn’t have any specta...

Fencing: Northwestern heads to Portland for away meet

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 9, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports, Winter Sports

Northwestern returns to action this weekend at the North American Cup in Portland, Oregon. “Everyone who’s aspiring to the world teams will be there this weekend,” coach Laurie Schiller said. “The kids we’ve got...

Fencing: Northwestern sets sights on two rivals at Midwest Fencing Conference Championship

Alex Lederman, Reporter

February 26, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports, Top Sports Stories, Winter Sports

This weekend marks the start of what Northwestern has waited for all season: the playoffs. The No. 9 Wildcats (34-9) will travel to South Bend, Ind., for the Midwest Fencing Conference Championship at Notre Dame on Saturday and Sunday. I...

SESP sophomore to represent club fencing team at Junior Olympics

Alex Lederman, Reporter

February 13, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Latest Stories, Sports, Winter Sports

Alistair Murray will represent Northwestern men’s club fencing in Portland, Ore., this weekend at the 2014 Junior Olympic Fencing Championships. Murray, a SESP sophomore from Mountain Lakes, N.J., will join freshmen varsity...

Fencing: Wildcats fall to top-10 foes in season’s final dual meet

Alex Lederman, Reporter

February 10, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports, Winter Sports

No. 9 Northwestern traveled to South Bend, Ind. for the Notre Dame Duals this weekend and came home with losses to three ranked opponents — No. 2 Ohio State, No. 4 Notre Dame and No. 6 Penn State.  “Win or lose dual ...

Fencing: Wildcats emerge from busy weekend with strong results

Alex Lederman, Reporter

February 3, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports, Winter Sports

Northwestern (31-6) welcomed schools from around the country to Evanston this weekend and walked away from the NU Duals with eight wins and two losses. The No. 7 Wildcats split the four matches they most anticipated, defeating r...