UNC Fencing BIO
 Kevin Nadeau
Nadeau Nadeau 817228

Double major in mathematics and computer science ... Participates in the Carolina Leadership Academy as part of the Veteran Leaders program and is a recipient of the CLA's highest honor, the Tar Heel Leader of Distinction Award

Fencing at UNC: In his third season as a captain of the men's foil squad ... Honored as the team's Athletic Director's Scholar-Athlete for 2011-12 ... In his fourth year on the team ... In 2011, qualified for NCAA Regional for the third time in his career and finished 15th ... Finished 22nd at the 2010 NCAA Championships

Before UNC: Graduate of Stephen F. Austin High School ... School valedictorian ... Started fencing at age 10 ... Fenced foil and epee ... Third on junior epee team in 2005 and fourth in 2007

More on Nadeau: Born May 28, 1990, in Austin, Texas ... Son of Mike and Darlene Nadeau ... Has one brother ... Favorite pastimes are eating, sleeping and adventuring ... Plays French horn and trumpet ... Fun fact is that his first car was nicknamed the "Death Trap" because of several broken safety features ... Pet peeve is cold weather, especially snow ... Athlete he most admires is competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi ... Dream job is to be an ice cream taster ... Little-known talent is spotting Texas license plates

Position: Foil/Right Hand
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: Stephen F. Austin
Major: Mathematics/Computer Science
UNC North Carolina Fencing


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