No. 9 Women’s Fencing Places Four in the Top-10 at NCAA Northeast Regionals

Veronica Czyzewski action photo.
Photo Courtesy: David Dermer

ITHACA, N.Y.- Four Harvard women's fencers finished in the top-10 in their respective weapons at the NCAA Northeast Regionals Sunday afternoon.

In sabre, sophomore Veronica Czyzewski took home silver with a 17-6 record on the day. Senior captain Marta Lasota tabbed a top-10 finish in sabre as well.

Sophomore Cynthia Liu finished amongst the top 10 in foil going 12-11 overall. Junior Cindy Gao also placed in the top-10 in epee and combined to go 12-11 through three rounds.

Harvard Highlights

  • Sophomore Veronica Czyzewski took home silver in sabre.
  • Four different fencers finished among the top-10 in their respective weapons.
  • Six Harvard fencers made it to the final round of pool play at their weapon.

Results
Epee
Cindy Gao- 12-11
Saanchi Kukadia- 8-15
Foil
Melissa Du- 6-4
Karina Wang- 12-11
Natalie Yang- 7-5
Cynthia Liu- 12-11
Sabre
Marta Lasota- 15-8
Veronica Czyzewski- 17-6
Maria Theodore- 2-4

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