Costa Rica — US Foil Fencer Lee Kiefer captured the first gold medal for team USA on day 1 of the 2010 Pan American Championships. Doris Willette captured a Bronze Medal. Nzinga Prescod finished 13th and Ambika Singh finished 17th.
In Men’s Epee, Seth Kelsey finished in the top-8 and Cody Mattern made top-16 to pace the men’s epee squad. Ben Bratton and Benji Ungar fell in the round of 32.
Full Results for Men’s Epee:
Full Results for Women’s Foil:
** Women’s Saber and Men’s Foil are competing today and men’s saber and women’s Epee go tomorrow on the final day of the individual competition.
** The tournament is being held in an old train station (pictures to come tomorrow)