ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Arielle Pensler
Arielle Pensler
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: University of Chicago Laboratory HS
Position: Foil
House Affiliation: Mather

Senior • 2009-10:
Garnered an eighth-place finish at the NCAA Northeast Regionals in the foil ... Sported an 8-4 record at the Ivy League Championships.

Junior • 2008-09:
Team captain ... Finished 7-5 in foil at the Ivy Championships ... Earned the bronze medal at the IFA Championships.

Sophomore • 2007-08:
Went 3-0 vs. Tufts (Dec. 5) ... Went 12-6 in foil during Ivy League Championships ... Second Team All-Ivy selection ... Finished 9-2 at IFA Championships.

Background:
Graduated from University of Chicago Laboratory Schools ... Took 17th in the cadet under-17 standings in the 2004 Cadet World Cup in Germany ... Was 10th in the seniors open division at the 2004 Division I Junior Olympics ... Bronze medalist in the juniors under-20 division in 2004 ... Won the under-20 gold medal at the 2001 Illinois Junior Olympics ... Two-time Spanish Book Award winner ... Volunteer assistant teacher at Hyde Park Day School and a volunteer fencing instructor with the Peter Westbrook Foundation.