Fencing: Irish Dispatch Northwestern

Notre Dame Fencing | Nov. 16, 2013 | Notre Dame Athletics

Lee Kiefer / fencingFoilist Lee Keifer, the defending national champion, was undefeated in the day's bouts.

After traveling to the Buckeye State twice for exhibition matches, the time had come for the University of Notre Dame to host its own exhibition fencing meet and show off the Castellan Family Fencing Center, newly rededicated and blessed two weeks ago.

Offering foam sabres and free pizza to entice a large crowd of 414 plus, fans filled the bleachers and cheered on the Fighting Irish women's fencers as they combatted the Northwestern Wildcats. The Irish claimed weapons titles in foil and sabre, and out-touched Northwestern in a race to 60 touches (points).

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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