Fencing tied for 15th place after Day 2 of NCAAsSenior Will Friedman had 10 points and sophomore Adam Austin had six as the Brandeis fencing team scored 16 points to tie for 15th place with Brown University and the University of North Carolina after Day Two of the NCAA National Collegiate championships at Penn State University.
Austin, Friedman, Hanley headed to NCAA championshipsSenior foil Will Friedman became the second Brandeis fencer to reach four straight NCAA championships, while sophomore sabers Adam Austin and Anna Hanley will be making their first appearances at the national championships, held March 19-22 at Penn State University.
Brandeis to host Intercollegiate Fencing Association championshipsThe Gosman Athletic Center will play host to one of the most prestigious events in all of college athletics on Saturday when the Brandeis fencing team serves as host of the 2009 Intercollegiate Fencing Association (IFA) championships. The meet begins at 8:30 a.m. and lasts until approximately 5:00 p.m.
Brandeis announces 2009 Hall of Fame classThe Brandeis University Department of Athletics and the Friends of Brandeis Athletics (FOBA) are proud to announce the members of the Class of 2009 to the Brandeis Athletics Hall of Fame. The 13th Hall of Fame Class will be inducted at an 11:00 a.m. brunch ceremony at the Westin Hotel in Waltham on November 1.
Men's fencing posts 2-4 record at Sollee InvitationalThe Brandeis men's fencing team dropped four of its six matches at the MIT-Brandeis Invitational, newly rechristened the Eric Sollee Invitational after the long-time Engineer coach. The Judges picked up wins over Yeshiva and Haverford, with the men's epee squad going 4-2 on the day.
Men's fencing unable to defend Beanpot titleDespite a 7-2 mark by senior All-American Will Friedman (Newton, Mass.) in the foil, the Brandeis men's fencing suffered their first two losses of the season. The Judges finished third at the Boston Beanpot championships with losses to Harvard (11-16) and BC (12-15) and a win over MIT (15-12)
Morehouse '00 prepares for Beijing OlympicsThis August, Tim Morehouse '00 will become the first Brandeis alumnus to represent the United States at the Olympic Games in Beijing, China. The Brandeis athletics web site will be following Morehouse's progress. Until the Games start on August 8, here are some links and updates on Tim's progress.