Fencing Resumes MACFA Play at Drew University
Feb. 13, 2012
MADISON, N.J. - The Lafayette fencing team posted a 4-3 record on Sunday at Drew University. The men's squad went 2-3 in MACFA play, while the women were 2-0 against NJIT and Rutgers.
The Leopards improve to 17-10 in the 2011-12 season.
Foil was Lafayette's strongest school overall at 67-23. The men's foilists combined for a 26-19 mark, led by a 10-5 tally from Phillip Manna and an 8-4 record by Zachary Roberts. Andre Rafizadeh, an all-region épéeist, stepped in for Roberts in the Leopards' final meet and went 2-1. Jeremy Martin-Mills wrapped up the school at 6-9.
The men's squad defeated Hunter (22-5) and Yeshiva (19-8) and fell to NJIT (17-10), Army (18-9) and Stevens Tech (15-12). The women were victorious against NJIT (15-12) and Rutgers (20-7).
Fencing comes to Easton on Saturday, Feb. 25 as the Leopards host Drew University at 11 a.m. in Kamine Gymnasium. The MACFA Championships will be held on Sunday, March 4.