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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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
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
Div I Women's Epee, Field of 163
127th – Justine de Grasse
Junior Women's Saber, Field of 149
62nd – Jackie Litynski
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