March 3, 2008

Engineers Cap Season at NCAA Regionals

March 3, 2008

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The MIT men's fencing team closed its season at the NCAA Northeast Regional hosted by Vassar College on Sunday. Gabriel Chan recorded the best performance for the Engineers as his 13th-place finish in epee was the highest ranking for a Division III competitor.

Jeremy Hurwitz and Matt Gethers rounded out the epee squad with finishes of 29th and 31st, respectively. Igor Kopylov paced the sabre team with a 16th-place finish, followed by Maximilian Brand (19th) and Rangarajan Nadadur (23rd). Spencer Sugimoto and Richard LaGrandier placed right behind each other at 17th and 18th, while Benjamin Switala came in 30th.