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Alexandra Kiefer, Women's Fencing

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Alexandra Kiefer of the Harvard women’s fencing team has been named the Harvard COOP Athlete of the Week for Nov. 21. Kiefer took home the gold in the foil event at the Garret Open hosted by Penn State Nov. 19. The sophomore from Lexington, Ky., beat out 49 other entrants to claim first place at the prestigious tournament. Kiefer and the Crimson return to action Dec. 3, when Harvard makes its second trip to State College, Pa., for the Penn State Invitational.