2012-13 Brandeis Fencing News

March 22, 2013
Mandel earns All-America honors on second day of NCAA Fencing championships
Sophomore Adam Mandel rallied with wins in his final four bouts to move from 18th to 12th place and into All-America honors. Junior Julian Cardillo finished in 22nd place in men's foil. The Judges were in 15th place after Day 2.

March 21, 2013
Men's fencers kick off 2013 NCAA championships
Junior Julian Cardillo posted two foil wins in the first three rounds of action, defeating foes from St. John's and North Carolina. Adam Mandel was 3-4 in his first round of sabre action, topping two foes from Penn and one from UNC.

March 13, 2013
Brandeis sends three fencers to NCAAs
Julian Cardillo will make his third-straight appearance in men's foil, while Caroline Mattos and Adam Mandel will make their debuts in women's foil and men's sabre.

March 10, 2013
Four fencers reach finals at NCAA regionals
Julian Cardillo, Caroline Mattos and Adam Mandel are in good position for berths at the NCAA championships, while Jess Ochs-Willard is up for an at-large berth.

February 23, 2013
Fencers claim 2013 NEIFC title
Winning three of the six team weapon titles and a pair of individual crowns, the Brandeis fencers defended their home turf of the Gosman Center. Julian Cardillo won the men's foil and Adam Mandel took the men's saber title.

February 12, 2013
Men finish second, women third at Beanpot Tournament
Adam Mandel was 8-1 and Jess Ochs-Willard 7-2 in saber action as the Judges defeated MIT (15-12) and BC (14-13).

February 3, 2013
Men's fencing posts 4-2 record at Sollee Invite with win over NYU
Rookie epee Ari Feingersch and sophomore saber had the team's top overall records at 9-4, while junior Julian Cardillo was 11-7 in foil The meet was highlighted by a 17-10 win over UAA rival NYU.

January 30, 2013
Messinger, Berman claim UAA Fencer of the Week honors
Senior saberist Zoe Messinger for the women and sophomore foilist Noah Berman of the men were recognized for their performances at this weekend's Northeast Fencing Conference meet.

January 26, 2013
Men's fencing goes 4-1 at second NFC meet with comeback win over BC
The Judges picked up wins over Tufts, Vassar and Dartmouth in addition to their 14-13 victory over the Eagles. They also fell to host Brown.

December 4, 2012
Kramer, Mandel named UAA Athletes of the Week, Dec. 3
Senior Alex Kramer ran Division III's fastest time in the mile, while sophomore Adam Mandel went 7-1 at fencing's Invitational.

December 2, 2012
Men's and Women's Fencing: 2012 Brandeis Invitational Results

December 2, 2012
Mandel and Mattos lead the Men's and Women's Fencing squads at the Brandeis Invitational
Sophomore Adam Mandel led the Judges with an excellent 7-1 record for the saber squad

November 17, 2012
Mandel, Mattos take home UAA honors after first NFC meet
The Brandeis women went 5-1, while the men were 3-2. Caroline Mattos and Adam Mandel won UAA Fencer of the Week honors for the second week in a row.

November 3, 2012
Mandel and Ochs-Willard medal in men's saber at 2012 Big One
At the season opener, sophomores Adam Mandel and Jess Ochs-Willard earned silver and bronze, joining Caroline Matos of the women, who took gold in foil action.

August 3, 2012
Morehouse '00, U.S. saber squad finish eighth at London Olympics
Tim Morehouse (right, photo courtesy fencing.net), a 2009 Brandeis Hall of Famer, won a pair of matches at the London Olympics as the 27th seed to finish in eighth place. The U.S. sabre squad was unable to repeat their silver-medal performance from Beijing, finishing eighth.

July 28, 2012
UPDATED LINKS! July 28: Follow Tim Morehouse '00 at the Olympics!
For the third time overall and the second as a full member of the team, Brandeis alumnus Tim Morehouse '00 will be part of an Olympic team. Follow his journey to London 2012 here!