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Desree Ortega-Furgeson
Desree Ortega-Furgeson

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wyoming, Mich.

High School:
Catholic Central

Height:
5-7

Event:
Foil

Birthdate:
09/09/1995

Experience:
SO


01/23/2015

Penn State heads to St. John's University

The Nittany Lions will travel to New York this weekend to continue collegiate competition.

01/16/2015

Penn State Fencing Returns to White Building

The Penn State Invite is set for this Saturday, January 17th in the White Building

12/04/2014

Penn State Set To Travel To Sacred Heart

Fencing team prepares to head to Sacred Heart University as the first half of the season wraps up.

11/15/2014

PREVIEW: Penn State Heads to Columbus, Oh.

Fencers travel to compete against OSU, NDU, UPenn, UNC, and Princeton

11/10/2014

Fencers Wrap Up NAC Competition

The four-day national competition in Louisville, Ky. concludes

Career Statistics
YearW-LPct.
2013-1421-11.656
Career21-11.656

LION CAREER:
2013-14:In Ortega-Furgeson's first year as a Nittany Lion she saw plenty of action. She went 21-11 in the regular season. Ortega-Furgeson had seven undefeated duals this season against NYU, Sacred Heart, Vassar, Haverford, WSU, Detroit, and Cleveland University.

HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL: Desree Ortega-Furgeson previously fenced for West Michigan Fencing Academy under head coach Mike Nemececk. Ortega-Furgeson is currently a biobehavioral heath and nutrition major at Penn State. Ortega-Furgeson chose Penn State because of the great education and great fencing opportunities.

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