UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Select Penn State fencers will be heading to Virginia Beach, Va. for a four-day long NAC event. The tournament starts Friday, Jan. 5 and will conclude sometime in the afternoon on Monday, Jan. 8. The potential start time of the even could be altered due to the on-going snow event along the Atlantic Coast.
The men that are competing this weekend for the Nittany Lions are as follows: Anton Piskovatsov (Houston, Texas), Andrey Ostatnigrosh (Fresno, Calif.), Mohamed Hassan (Saint Louis, Mo.), Andrew Mackiewicz (Westwood, Mass.), Karol Metryka (Linden, N.J.)
The women that are competing this weekend for the Nittany Lions are as follows: Anastasia Kalonji (Rennes, France), Barbara VanBenthuysen (Spring, Texas), Yumin Wang (Monmouth Junction, N.J.), Sofia McGoff-Medero (Gurabo, Puerto Rico), Isabella Zuzulo (Newtown, Pa.), Zara Moss (Cranberry Township, Pa.), Sara Cunningham (Decatur, Ga.)
If you are not able to attend this weekend's event, you can follow the live stats right here: http://www.usafencing.org/jan2018nac
Penn State will next be in action Jan. 14 when Penn State fencers will return home to the White building for an NCAA dual meet. Fans can keep up with Penn State Fencing at GoPSUsports.com. Follow the team on Facebook at Penn State Fencing and on Twitter @pennstateFEN.