Jessica Li and Helen Sakharova Named NFC All-Stars

Senior Jessica Li and sophomore Helen Sakharova
Senior Jessica Li and sophomore Helen Sakharova

Northampton, Mass. (April 4) – Senior Jessica Li (Englewood, Colo.) and sophomore Helen Sakharova (Ridgewood, N.J.) represented MIT on the Northeast Fencing Conference (NFC) All-Star Team. Li was tabbed to the Foil First Team while Sakharova secured a spot on the Epee First Team.

Li posted a 22-2 record in NFC competition, helping her collect her third award and second straight first-team placement. Sakharova, a second-team pick last year, finished with a 23-3 mark en route to first-team accolades.

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