Men's Fencing Closes Season at NCAA Regional Championship

Senior Giulio Gueltrini
Senior Giulio Gueltrini

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. – The MIT men's fencing team wrapped up its season at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship held at Vassar College on Sunday. Junior Benjamin Lin (Beaverton, Ore.) and senior Giulio Gueltrini (Ravenna, Italy) captured 13th place in sabre and epee, respectively. Junior Matthew Cavuto (Skillman, N.J.), who competed in epee at the event last year, led the foil team with a ranking of 30th.

Epee
Giulio Gueltrini 13th Place (Career Best) Pool Round 1: Bye
Pool Round 2: 5-1
Pool Round 3: 3-3 
Sam Judd 19th Place (Career Best) Pool Round 1: Bye
Pool Round 2: 4-2
Pool Round 3: 1-5 
Dinis Cheian  21st Place (Career Best) Pool Round 1: 2-2 (won fence-off)
Pool Round 2: 3-3 
Alexander Andriatis 35th Place Pool Round 1: 2-2
Pool Round 2: 0-6 

 

Foil
Matthew Cavuto 30th Place
(Career Best) 

Pool Round 1: 2-2
Pool Round 2: 1-5 

Alberto Ancona 35th Place Pool Round 1: 2-2
Pool Round 2: 0-6

 

Sabre
Benjamin Lin 13th Place Pool Round 1: 2-4
Pool Round 2: 2-4 
Tzer Wong 15th Place Pool Round 1: 3-3
Pool Round 2: 2-4 
Laphonchai Jirachuphun t-26th Place (Career Best) Pool Round 1: 1-5