Men's Fencing Goes 3-2 at Eric Sollee Invitational

Seniors Dinis Cheian and Giulio Gueltrini
Seniors Dinis Cheian and Giulio Gueltrini

WALTHAM, Mass. - The MIT men's fencing team produced 3-2 ledger at the Eric Sollee Invitational hosted by Brandeis University on Saturday. The Engineers (10-11) defeated Stevens Institute of Technology (16-11), Hunter College (22-5), and Haverford College (14-13) but lost to New Jersey Institute of Technology (17-10) and NYU (21-6). Senior Giulio Gueltrini (Ravenna, Italy) compiled an 11-4 record for the epee unit while sophomore Tzer Wong (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) registered a 10-3 mark for the sabre squad. For the second week in a row junior Matthew Cavuto (Skillman, N.J.) had the best outing for the foil team as he went 5-7. 

Epee (27-18 record. Highlights: 7-2 vs. Stevens and Hunter; 6-3 vs. Haverford; 5-4 vs. NJIT)
  Record Highlights
Dinis Cheian 6-8 2-1 vs. Stevens and Hunter
Marshall Craft 0-1 Competed against Hunter
Giulio Gueltrini 11-4 3-0 vs. Hunter and Haverford; 2-1 vs. Stevens and NJIT
Sam Judd 10-5 3-0 vs. Stevens; 2-1 vs. Hunter, NJIT, and Haverford

 

Foil (13-32 record. Highlights: 7-2 vs. Hunter; 6-3 vs. Haverford)

Record

Highlights

Alberto Ancona 4-8 3-0 vs. Hunter
Matthew Cavuto 5-7 3-0 vs. Haverford; 2-1 vs. Hunter
Kwabena Ofori-Atta 2-7 2-1 vs. Hunter
Leon Shen 2-10 2-1 vs. Haverford

 

Sabre (28-17 record. Highlights: 9-0 vs. Stevens; 8-1 vs. Hunter; 5-4 vs. NJIT)
  Record Highlights
Laphonchai Jirachuphun
6-9 3-0 vs. Stevens and Hunter
Benjamin Lin 11-4 3-0 vs. Stevens, Hunter, and NJIT
Ben Wang 1-1 1-1 vs. Hunter
Tzer Wong
10-3 3-0 vs. Stevens and NYU; 2-1 vs. NJIT