|Year:||8th at MIT|
Davis Merritt joined the MIT fencing coaching staff in 2009. He has been affiliated with the Boston Fencing Club since he began fencing at the age of five.
Merritt captured the Under-13 national title, was twice the Under-15 national champion, won the Under-17 national championship, and was crowned the Under-19 North Atlantic champion. He claimed the New England Division championship on two occasions and clinched the Bay State Games title. As an undergraduate at St. John's University, Merritt received NCAA All-America honors.
Merritt competed on the 1995 Pan-Am and 1997 national teams. In addition, he helped the Under-20 and Division 1A men's foil teams capture national championships.