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Gavin Turner
Gavin  Turner

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Rehoboth, Mass.

Event:
Saber

Birthdate:
08/21/1997

Experience:
Jr.

Major:
Science


06/22/2017

Record-tying 299 Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors in 2016-17

School Record 145 Academic All-Big Ten Honorees among Spring/At-Large Sports

02/18/2016

Fencing To Wrap Up Regular Season This Weekend

The Nittany Lions will travel to Philadelphia for one last NCAA duel of the season

02/15/2016

Metryka Takes First Place at Junior Olympics

The freshman sabrist was one of three Nittany Lions to finish top-10 this weekend

02/11/2016

Fencers Head to Junior Olympics, Epee World Cup This Weekend

Thirteen fencers will be competing in the Junior Olympics, with one fencer going to the Epee World Cup

01/27/2016

Fencing Set for Notre Dame Invitational This Weekend

The competition will make up for last weekend’s cancelled duel at St. John’s

Career Statistics
Year W-L Pct.
2015-16 20-7 .740
2016-17 28-4 .875
Career 48-11 .814

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016-17: Turner had another stellar season as a Nittany Lion ending the season with a 28-4 record, which included seven 3-0 shutout performances. 

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015-16: 
Turner saw plenty of action his first year, ending the season with a 20-7 record.

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL: Gavin Turner is a recent graduate of Dighton-Rehoboth high school and is entering his premier season with Penn State. Turner made the most of his high school experience, receiving honor roll recognition and a foreign language award while also playing on Dighton-Rehoboth’s soccer team and being involved in National Honor Society. Turner is the second athlete in his family to pursue fencing at the collegiate level. His brother, Sean, fenced for the University of Pennsylvania from 2010-2014. Turner chose Penn State because the numerous academic resources will help him pursue his dream to become a surgeon. He is currently majoring in pre-medicine.

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