UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Penn State is heading to Durham, NC. this weekend for a two-day dual meet series. Penn State will compete against Notre Dame, Air Force, North Carolina, Brandeis and Duke. Additionally, the men will fence Johns Hopkins.
This weekend's action will begin at 9 am on Saturday, Feb.10, and will on Sunday, Feb. 11.
Fencing this weekend for the men will be:
Foil- Shane Iverson (Basking Ridge, N.J.), Mohamed Hassan (Saint Louis, Mo.), Andrey Ostatnigrosh (Fresno, Calif.), Felipe Rosario (Maplewood, N.J.), Sebastiano Bicego (Vicenza, Italy) and Tomas Koeck (Fairfield, Conn.).
Epee- Stefan Nico Popovici (Katy, Texas), Joshua Cole (Chappaqua, N.Y.), Anton Piskovatskov (Houston, Texas), Alfred Galeno (Queens, N.Y.), Clinton Rodell (Annandale,Va.) and Alex Konert (Bristol, R.I.).
Saber- Eduardo Lara (Queretaro, Mexico), Matt Lewicki (Oakland, N.J.), Marcel Dolegiewicz (Park Ridge, Ill.), Inti Farfan-Bayerl (Morrison, Colo), Karol Metryka (Linden, N.J.) and Andrew Mackiewicz (Westwood, Mass.).
Fencing this weekend for the women are:
Foil- Isabella Zuzulo (Newtown, Pa), Sofia McGoff-Medero (Gurabo, Puerto Rico), Jade Rowland (Princeton Junction, N.J.), Alissa Gozali (Singapore, Singapore), Najiyyah Clark (Maplewood, N.J.) and Lodovica Bicego (Vicenza, Italy).
Epee- Alissa Hofmann (Cambridge, Mass.), Barbara VanBenthuysen (Spring, Texas), Nicolette Vigna (Thornwood, N.Y.), Anastasia Kalonji (Rennes, France), Yumin Wang (Monmouth Junction, N.J.) and Medora McCarthy (Los Altos Hills, Calif.).
Saber- DeAna Oliver (Montclair, N.J.), Karen Chang (Hong Kong, China), Zara Moss (Cranberry Township, Pa.), Kathryn Charpin (Setauket, N.Y.), Sara Cunningham (Decatur, Ga.) and Kelli Wozniak (Westerville, Ohio).
Following this weekend's action, select Penn State fencers will be participating in the Junior Olympics on Friday, Feb.16, and will finish the event on Monday, Feb. 19. Fans can keep up with Penn State Fencing at GoPSUsports.com. Follow the team on Facebook at Penn State Fencing and on Twitter @pennstateFEN.