Ten Tar Heels Open Spring At Columbus NAC
Release: 01/10/2017

Ten Tar Heel fencers kicked off 2017 by competing in the January North American Cup Jan. 6-9 in Columbus, Ohio.

The highest overall finish was by Matthew Garrelick, who placed 16th of 180 in Junior Men’s Sabre. On the women’s side, senior Sarah Hanvy was 63rd in Division I Women’s Sabre, a field of 137.

The team returns to practice on Wednesday as spring semester classes at UNC get underway. On Sunday the Tar Heels will compete at the Penn State Dual Meets in State College, Pa.

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UNC Results

January 6

Div I Women's Sabre, Field of 137

63rd – Sarah Hanvy

88th – Jackie Litynski

Junior Women's Epee, Field of  144

76th – Justine de Grasse          

January 7

Div I Men's Epee, Field of 311

267T – Jacob Henkels

Div I Women's Foil, Field of 173

114 – Wei Chee Chen

125 – Carlexa Fevry

144T – Amanda Lalezarian

Junior Men's Sabre, Field of 180

16th – Matthew Garrelick

24th – Connor Ritchey

140th – Samuel Tate III

January 8

Div I Women's Epee, Field of 163

127th – Justine de Grasse

Junior Women's Saber, Field of 149

62nd – Jackie Litynski

January 9

Junior Men's Epee, Field of 226

94T – Jacob Henkels

Junior Women's Foil, Field of 146

92nd – Carlexa Fevry

122nd – Wei Chee Chen

Div I Men's Saber, Field of 177

97th – Matthew Garrelick

126th – Connor Ritchey

149th – Samuel Tate III

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