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Nittany Lions Return To Action This Weekend

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Feb. 20, 2015

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - The Nittany Lions are gearing up to travel to Temple University in Philadelphia, Pa. this Saturday, February 21st. The team is preparing to compete against University of Pennsylvania, Duke, St. John's, Princeton, and Temple University (women's only).

Those competing for the women this weekend are as followed:

Epee: Juniors Jessica O'Neill-Lyublinsky (North Salem, N.Y.) and Rebecca Stanley (Willis, Texas), sophomore Jessie Radanovich (Fresno, Calif.), and freshmen Julia Higson (State College, Pa.) and Sara Moore (Woodbridge, Va.).

Foil: Seniors Alina Antokhina (Moscow, Russia) and Kane Gladnick (Wynnewood, Pa.), junior Clarisse Luminet (Lyon, France), sophomore Desree Ortega-Furgeson (Wyoming, Mich.) and freshmen Kasey Iverson (Baskin Ridge, N.J.) and Najiyyah Clark (Maplewood, N.J.).

Saber: Senior Elizabeth Rapp (Portland, Ore.), junior, sophomore Teodora Kakhiani (Tbilisi, Georgia), and freshmen Kacy Charpin (Setauket, N.Y.), Jacqueline Rozpedowski (Flemington, N.J.) and Karen Chang (Hong Kong).

Those competing for the men this weekend are as followed:

Epee: Senior Maxwell Kleeman (Los Angeles, Calif.), juniors Farzaan Karimi (Medfield, Mass.), Yasser Mahmoud (Quincy, Mass.), and Daniel Ashkeboussi (Johns Creek, Ga.), sophomores Conor Shepard (Colleyville, Texas), and Oscar Tang (Stockholm, Sweden).

Foil: Juniors Nobuo Bravo (San Francisco, Calif.), David Gomez-Tanamachi (Mexico City, Calif.), and Paul Valigorsky (DuBois, Pa.), sophomores Howie Chan (Hong Kong), and Nicolas Graziano (Brooklyn, N.Y.).

Saber: Senior Alex Schneller (Billerica, Mass.), junior Kaito Streets (Redwood City, Calif.), sophomore Adam Lewicki (Oakland, N.J.), and freshman Khalil Thompson (Teaneck, N.J.).

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