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Desree Ortega-Furgeson
Desree Ortega-Furgeson

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Wyoming, Mich.

High School:
Catholic Central

Height:
5-7

Event:
Foil

Birthdate:
09/09/1995

Experience:
FR


03/05/2014

Penn State Fencing Ranked No. 2/6 Head Into Regional Competition

As of February 6th on CollegeFencing360.com, PSU are ranked in the No. 2 and No. 6 spot heading into the post season

03/05/2014

Penn State Fencing Ranked No. 2/6 Head Into Regional Competition

As of February 6th on CollegeFencing360.com, PSU are ranked in the No. 2 and No. 6 spot heading into the post season

02/21/2014

Nittany Lions Travel To 2014 Temple Invitational

The men's and women's fencing teams will head to Philadelphia, Pa. this weekend to compete in collegiate action.

02/08/2014

Men's Fencing Finishes Undefeated at Notre Dame Duals

The men's fencing team finished 5-0 at the Notre Dame Duals while the women finished 5-1.

02/08/2014

Men's Fencing Finishes Undefeated at Notre Dame Duals

The men's fencing team finished 5-0 at the Notre Dame Duals while the women finished 5-1.

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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