Penn State

Nittany Lions boast 10 fencers at national championships

Penn State saw 10 fencers selected for the National Collegiate Championships next week in Boston.

The competition will be held March 24-27 at Brandeis University, with the women’s team competing the first two days and the men on the final two days.

Set to compete in sabre events are senior Kaito Streets, junior Teodora Kakhiani and sophomores Kathryn Charpin and Andrew Mackiewicz. Working in epee will be senior Jessica O’Neill-Lyublinsky and juniors Jessie Radanovich, Patrick August and Conor Shepard. Senior Nobuo Bravo and junior Howie Chan will compete in men’s foil, with no Nittany Lion women qualifying in foil.