Fencing.NET: Alex Massialas named USA Today Athlete of the Week

By Craig Harkins. Fencing.Net

Alexander Massialas had his exploits in Korea honored by USA Today this week.  Massialas was named the USA TODAY’s Olympic Athlete of the Week following his 3rd place finish at the SK Telecom Men’s Foil World Cup in Seoul, Korea.


Fencing.Net: US Men Win Gold in Jr. Foil Team!!!

Luperi vs. Meinhardt at the Junior Team Foil Gold Medal Bout S.Timacheff/FencingPhotos.com
(Photos courtesy of Serge Timachef/www.fencingphotos.com)

From www.fencing.net by Craig Harkins:

The US Men’s Foil Team of Alex Massialas, Gerek Meinhardt, Zain Shaito, and David Willette defeated Italy 45-35 for the Gold Medal in the 2010 Junior Team World Championship for men’s foil.

The US won all of their matches by healthy margins. The US defeated Hungary 45-35 and crushed Germany 45-28 in the semi-finals to match up against Italy in the final bout…Read Full Article: