(pics courtesy of Reuters: Tim Morehouse celebrates after closing out the victory of Team USA at Pan American Championships)
Team USA Wins Overall Medal Count in Costa Rica
By Nicolas Olivier http://www.usfencing.org
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica – The United States finished the 2010 Pan American Championships in style. The top-seeded U.S. Men’s Saber Team defeated Canada, 45-41, in the back-and-forth gold medal final. After receiving a bye through the first round, Team USA took care of Argentina, 45-25, and Brazil, 45-28, in the semifinal.
(Daryl Homer (left) attacks against Beaudry (CAN) in the finals)
Congrats to our women’s Epee team who took home a Bronze medal on the final day!