MADISON, NJ - Gov. Livingston boys fencing team placed 10th overall at one of the largest high school fencing tournaments this weekend and the boys epee placed seventh and the girls sabre placed 9th.
The prestigious Santelli Cetrulo Tournament at Drew University had more than 50 schools competing. Girls fenced Saturday at the statewide Santelli tournament and boys fenced Sunday at Cetrulo. Each weapons squad fences multiple schools in a test of endurance and skill.
The following are GL's results:
Boys epee: 7 (Erick Lim, Riley Fluharty, Blake Januzzi, Chen Song, John Walsh, Chris Zheng)
Boys foil: 12 (Matt Man, Tyler Man, Lucas Piccininni, Matt Zhou, Zhizhuo Zhou)
Boys sabre: 22 (Neil Chahil, Nikhil Choudhuri, Nicholas Kwan, Justin Lewis, Noah Luansing, Chris Poulos)
Boys overall: 10
Girls sabre: 9 (Cierra Blair, Sarah Comerford, Heather Januzzi, Tamar Novik, Gabriela Onelli)
Girls foil: 18 (Laura Fan, Madison Fong, Gia Lasalle, Julia Shea)
Girls epee: 37 (Victoria Beke, Kate McCabe, Ritika Sinha-Chaudhuri, Colee Zheng)
Girls overall: 18
Come out to watch and cheer on the entire team this week as they face Oratory Prep/Kent Place on Tuesday and Newark Academy on Thursday. Both meets will take place at Columbia Middle School at 5:30 p.m.