2015-16 Yale Women's Fencing News

  • Kamber, Lainoff and Lew Receive Team Awards
    May 19, 2016
    At the end of season celebration banquet for the Yale women’s fencing team, three fencers were recognized for their performances and contributions to the program.
  • Miller Elected Captain for 2016-17
    May 19, 2016
    Rising senior Katherine Miller was elected captain for the upcoming 2016-2017 season at this year’s end of season banquet for Yale women’s fencing.
  • Winter Academic All-Ivy Announced
    April 12, 2016
    The Ivy League has released its list of student-athletes selected for 2015-16 Academic All-Ivy honors in its winter sports, and 10 Yale student-athletes were honored. The 80 overall men and women were starters or key reserves on an officially recognized varsity team with 3.0 or better cumulative grade point averages. Each institution nominated five men and five women from its eligible student-athletes.
  • Lew Finishes 20th, Zhao 21st at NCAA Championships
    March 25, 2016
    Yale junior captain Joanna Lew (Durham, N.C.) and freshman Jenny Zhao (Brampton, Ont.) completed the NCAA Championships today, placing 20th and 21st respectively.
  • Bulldogs Ready for NCAA Championships
    March 24, 2016
    On Thursday, two Bulldogs will travel to Waltham, Mass., to Brandeis University to compete at the NCAA Championships.
  • Two Bulldogs Selected for NCAA Championship
    March 15, 2016
    Junior captain Joanna Lew and freshman Jenny Zhao have been selected by the NCAA Committee to compete at the national championships.
  • Yale Boasts Strong Results at Regionals
    March 13, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team saw a top-ten finish and other impressive results this weekend at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships.
  • Bulldogs Ready To Tackle NCAA Regionals
    March 11, 2016
    This Sunday, the Bulldogs will travel to Poughkeepsie, N.Y., to compete at the NCAA Northeast Regionals. The fencers will compete for a spot at the NCAA Championships later this month
  • Bulldogs Shine at Squad Champs
    February 28, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team held its own against some of the top-ranked teams in the country on Sunday. The team finished fifth in saber, fourth in foil and fifth in epee.
  • Yale Heads to U.S. Collegiate Squad Championships
    February 26, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team is off to Princeton, N.J., to fence in the United States Collegiate Fencing Squad Championships on Sunday. The Bulldogs will face Brandeis, Columbia, Fairleigh Dickson, Johns Hopkins, New York University, Penn, Princeton and University of the Incarnate Word.
  • Bulldogs Place Sixth at Ivy Round Robins
    February 07, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team finished in sixth place at the Ivy League Round Robins, defeating Brown for the first time in years.
  • Bulldogs Stand Strong on Day One of Round Robins
    February 06, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team stands in sixth place after day one of the Ivy League Round Robins.
  • Bulldogs Headed to Ivy Round Robins
    February 04, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team will compete in the Ivy League Round-Robins at Cornell this weekend.
  • Yale Boasts Talent at Home
    January 30, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team boasted strong results in multiple events this weekend, including a 17-10 victory over Vassar.
  • Bulldogs Ready For Home Meet
    January 28, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team is prepared to take on Sacred Heart and Vassar this weekend at their only home meet of the season.
  • Bulldogs Snowed In
    January 23, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team will not travel to the competition at St. John's this weekend due to snow.
  • Yale Prepped for St. John's
    January 22, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team is looking to continue its strong performance streak this weekend at St. John's.
  • Bulldogs Display Strength at Penn State
    January 17, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team fared well under significant pressure from highly ranked teams this weekend at Penn State.
  • Yale Ready to Tackle Penn State Dual Meets
    January 14, 2016
    The Yale women's fencing team returns to competition after a month-long break this Saturday at Penn State.
  • Yale Starts Season Strong at Brandeis
    December 07, 2015
    The Yale women's fencing team demonstrated its strength and cohesiveness at its first team competition of the 2015-2016 season, finishing 4-2 with wins against Brandeis, Boston College, Drew and Johns Hopkins.
  • Yale Prepped for Brandeis Invitational
    December 03, 2015
    The Yale women's fencing team will travel to Waltham, Mass., for the first team competition of the season where the Bulldogs will face Brandeis, St. John's, Air Force, Johns Hopkins, Boston College, and MIT.
  • Yale Prepped For Season Opener
    November 05, 2015
    The Yale women's fencing team will travel University Park, Pa., for the Garret Penn State Open this Saturday for their first competition of the season. The women will face a number of highly ranked schools from last year's NCAA Championships, including fifth place finisher, Penn State.
  • Miller Working Toward Olympics
    August 07, 2015
    At 5-foot-10, Katherine Miller is one of the tallest members of the Yale women’s fencing team. However, in the international epee competition circuit she’s considered average height. And when she goes home she’s one of the smallest in her family. Her mother is the same height, but her father is 6-foot-1, and both of her brothers (one older, one younger) are 6-foot-5.
  • Lew Elected Captain for 2015-2016
    June 25, 2015
    The Yale women's fencing team has elected rising junior Joanna Lew as captain for the 2015-2016 season.