Feb. 6, 2007
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The MIT men's fencing team wrapped up regular season competition on Sunday, Feb. 4 by hosting the MIT-Brandeis Invitational. The Engineers (10-10) opened the day with wins over New York University (14-13) and Yeshiva University (23-4), but fell to Duke University (18-9), Penn State University (22-5), University of Pennsylvania (18-9), and Princeton University (24-3).
Igor Kopylov paced the sabre squad with a ledger of 9-9 en route to a 21-33 team total. Raymond Wu notched a mark of 6-11 as Namit Setia finished the day at 5-12. Nurzhas Makishev bolstered the team's performance by winning one of his two bouts.