Baltimore Fencing off to a Strong Start this Season
Congratulations to all of the BFC fencers who have begun another competitive season. Many of the BFC fencers have already made appearances on podiums at the local and regional levels. Yixuan Pei and Kevin Wang finished first and second respectively at the DCFC Mixed Epee Champagne Challenge on September 2nd. BFC was also represented well in both the epee and foil events at the Virginia Kick-Off Regional Open Circuit held on September 26th and 27th. Congratulations to Yixuan Pei who finished 7th of 85 fencers in the Men’s Epee event and Zoe Barnette for her 6th place finish in the Women’s Foil event. Sophia Mandour also performed well with a gold medal finish in the Women’s Foil event. Finally, congratulations to Duncan Rheingans-Yoo on his 26th and national point earning finish at the Junior Men's Foil Hercules Cup held in Budapest, Hungary on September 26th We expect to see these and many more BFC fencers atop the podium this season!