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Fencing: Northwestern performs well at Western Invitational

Sophie Mann, Photo Editor

January 20, 2016

Filed under Fencing, Sports

Northwestern found solace on the West Coast, as the team performed well in the Western Invitational this weekend. The Wildcats ranked first in both epee and foil and third in the sabre, showing dominance over teams including...

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: 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 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: 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 see mixed results over East Coast weekend

Alex Lederman, Reporter

January 27, 2014

Filed under Fencing, Sports, Winter Sports

Northwestern suffered its first losses of the season at the NYU and Philadelphia Invitationals in a weekend of mixed results. Saturday in New York, the No. 7 Wildcats (23-4) went 3-3, defeating Yale, Wayne State and NYU, but losing...