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Olivia Benedek
Olivia Benedek

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
State College, Pa.

Position:
Saber

Experience:
SR


06/05/2012

Over 100 Nittany Lions Earn Spring Academic All-Big Ten Recognition

Penn State has a total of 4,023 honorees during 18 years of the program

03/08/2012

Nittany Lion Fencers Head to Mid-Atlantic South Regional

Twenty-four Nittany Lions seek to qualify for Nationals

03/08/2012

Nittany Lion Fencers Head to Mid-Atlantic South Regional

Twenty-four Nittany Lions seek to qualify for Nationals

10/23/2011

Nittany Lion Fencers Open Season With PS Lion/Junior Open

The season begins with inner-squad competition

Career Statistics
YearW-LPct.
2008-0923-11.677
2009-1034-20.630
2010-1129-25.548
Career86-56.605

LION CAREER:
2010-11: In her third season with the Nittany Lions Benedek posted a 29-25 record. Benedek went 3-0 against UNC, BC, Brown and St. John's.

2009-10: Benedek went 34-20 in her second season with the Nittany Lions.

2008-09: Benedek emerged as a starter at the beginning of the season in the saber for Penn State and went on to post a solid 23-11 record in dual matches. She did not place at regionals.

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL:
Bendedek spent her pre-collegiate career fencing for the Peter Westbrook Fencing Club. During her time there, she was a member of the 2007 Team Senior Women's National Champion team. She is a LSER major here at Penn State.

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