Fencing: On the Global Stage

Notre Dame Fencing | Feb. 17, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

Lee Kiefer / fencingSophomore standout Lee Kiefer (left) competed in the 2012 London Olympics.

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The University of Notre Dame's fencing program has a strong history of producing prolific combatants in international competitions, and based on results from worldwide competitions held just in January and February alone, it's no small wonder how or why they maintain this reputation.

Throughout a bitter winter, no less than 13 fencers with ties to Notre Dame competed in and placed at numerous events. 12 of the 13 represented the United States, with freshman men's foilist Kristjan Archer competing for his home country Great Britain in the Paris Foil World Cup the weekend of January 18-20th in Paris, France.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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