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:


Fencing.Net: Kharlan Dominates Women’s Saber at Jr. Worlds in Baku

Olga Kharlan - Women's Sabre fencer from the Ukraine

From Craig Harkins at www.fencing.net:

Olga Kharlan (UKR) dominated the Junior Women’s Sabre event.  In the finals she raced to an 8-0 lead against Anna Varhelya (HUN) and won the Junior World Championship 15-2.  Kharlan adds a Junior World Championship to her 3 senior grand prix golds for the season.
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