Congratulations to all our athletes who competed this past weekend and achieved the following top results:
In youth fencing, eight medals and a new rating were earned at the Capitol Clash Super Youth Circuit in Washington DC:
- Mark Dolgonos – Silver medal in Y10 boys
- Jaclyn Khrol – Silver medal in Y10 girls
- Alan Temiryaev – Bronze medal in Y12 and 7th place in Y14 boys. Alan also earned his C2014 rating!
- Skyler Liverant – 6th in Y10 and 8th in Y12 boys
- Ethan Kushnerik – 7th in Y10 boys
- Caralina Khrol – 8th in Y10 girls
In high school fencing, NYFA athletes earned 2 of the best records on Long Island this season:
- Skyler Chin (Great Neck South) – junior and team captain; Gold medal in Nassau County Men’s Epee Individual Championship; #1 men’s epee fencer with 20-1 record; All-Long Island, All-County First Team honors; Nassau County “Fencer’s Fencer” sportsmanship award.
- Bennett Cohen (Jericho) – 8th grader and only repeat starter on team; 6th place at the Nassau County Individual Men’s Epee Championship; 21-2 record; All-County First Team honors.
In International fencing, Romain Cannone earned a top 32 finish at the Cadet European Cup in Gothenburg, Sweden.