Fencing: Irish at Senior World Championships

Notre Dame Fencing | Aug. 14, 2013 | Notre Dame Athletics

Lee Kiefer / fencingIrish fencer Lee Kiefer ultimately placed 17th in the women's individual foil.

University of Notre Dame men’s fencer Gerek Meinhardt posted the best finish of all Irish fencers competing by claiming a silver medal with the United States Men’s Foil Team Monday on the final day of the Senior World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

The U.S. lineup of Meinhardt, Alexander Massialas, Race Imboden and Miles Chamley-Watson became the country’s first men’s foil squad to medal at the Senior World Championships, and will end the competitive year as the top-ranked foil quartet in the world. 

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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