The Daily Northwestern

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...

Fencing: Veteran Courtney Dumas anchors Northwestern squad in solid weekend outing

Ellie Friedmann and Alex Lederman

January 21, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports, Winter Sports

On a team that’s almost half freshmen, it was a veteran who shone for the Wildcats (16-0) this weekend at the USFA North American Cup in Virginia Beach, Va. Junior Courtney Dumas stole the show with a sixth-place finish out of...