Men’s Fencing Goes Undefeated at Brandeis to Move to 9-0

Duncan Rheingans-Yoo action photo.

WALTHAM, Mass.- Men's fencing went undefeated at the Brandeis Invitational to advance to a perfect 9-0 on the year.

The epee squad posted the best record for the Crimson going 30-6 through four rounds. Adrien Thein-Sandler went 11-1 with a touch differential of plus-26. First-year Jonas Hansen wasn't far behind going 10-2.

First-year sabreist Filip Dolegiewicz swept the competition on the strip going 7-0 along with sophomore Daniel Solomon at 6-0. Dolegiewicz and Solomon each have only one loss on the season.

Harvard Highlights

  • Foilists Geoffrey Tourette and Duncan Rheingans-Yoo combined to go 22-2 on the day with Rheingans-Yoo winning nine straight to finish the day.
  • Rheingans-Yoo scored a team best plus-41 touch differential in route to wins over University of Incarnate Word, MIT, Brandeis and Boston College.
  • Harvard's 22-4 win over UIW makes that its first in program history over the Cardinals.
  • The Crimson lead the series with MIT 101-18-1 and the Brandies series 54-11. Harvard's record against Boston College remains unblemished at 22-0.

Harvard 22 UIW 4
Sabre: 9-0; Foil: 5-3; Epee: 8-1
Harvard 22 MIT 5
Sabre: 8-1; Foil: 6-3; Epee: 8-1
Harvard 16 Brandeis 11
Sabre: 4-5; Foil: 5-4; Epee: 7-2
Harvard 17 BC 10
Sabre: 4-5; Foil 6-3; Epee: 7-2

Sabre Squad (25-11)
Erwin Cai- 8-4
Filip Dolegiewicz- 7-0
Daniel Solomon- 6-0
Edward Zhao- 0-4
Jason Oh- 3-2
Foil Squad (22-13)
Geoffrey Tourette- 11-1
Duncan Rheingans-Yoo-11-1
Epee Squad (30-6)
Adrien Thein-Sandler- 11-1
Andrew Lee- 9-3
Jonas Hansen- 10-2

Up Next
The Crimson will be back in action on January 18 at the St. John's Invitational in New York.