On April 13, Chaminade hosted the California State High School Fencing Championships in the Uribe Sports Center on the West Hills campus. Chaminade’s fencing team had a very impressive showing, with five of our fencers finishing in the top four in their events. In the men’s foil competition, Chaminade dominated. Matt Carter ’14 and Jacob Lind ’16 finished tied for third and Parker Williams ’16 finished second. In the men’s epee event, Jacob Lind finished second. After all three men’s events were completed, and the team scores were tallied, Chaminade’s men’s fencing team was named State Champions, beating the second place high school by a score of 128-103.
In the women’s division, Dylan Sarish ’15 finished third in women’s epee, and Jessica Fint ’16 finished third in women’s saber, leading the Chaminade women’s team to an overall third place finish in the state.