Nicolas Simko
Nicolas Simko
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Geneva, Switzerland
High School: Ecole Moser
Position: Epee

2012-13 (Freshman):
Participated in the Garret Open hosted by Penn State ... Picked up three wins at the St. John's Invitational ... Earned one victory at Ivy Round-Robins.

Before Harvard:
Fenced for the Societe d’Escrime de Geneve on Swiss national circuit … Competed for Switzerland for the European Cadet circuit and the junior World Cup … Raked No. 1 at the Cadet in Switzerland in 2010-11 season … Was the only Swiss fencer ranked at the Cadet 2011 Cadet World Fencing Championship in Jordan … Ranked No. 5 in European Cadet ranking at the beginning of the 2010-11 season … Bronze medalist at the 2011 Cadet Swiss Championship … Won the 2008-09 Swiss national overall circuit in the Minime category … Came in the top-16 at the European tournament in Gotenborg, Sweeden in 2011 … Won Swiss championships in 2007-08, 2008-09 … Has accrued over 25 national and international medals since 2005 … Graduated with distinction from Swiss bilingual Matruite Federale in Sept. 2011 … Received national distinction of Excellency for his high school thesis.