COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State fencing team made it a clean sweep in French Field House in Columbus Feb. 22-23, claiming both the men’s and women’s Midwest Fencing Conference team championships, as well as all six event titles.
The men defended their squad title and edged out second-place Cleveland State by 75 points. The women beat Northwestern for the third time this season, prevailing by 45 points, to take back the MFC title after finishing second in 2019. An overall team championship was not awarded this season; Ohio State had claimed the last six MFC team titles.
Individually, the Buckeyes compiled 16 podium finishes and four of the six final bouts featured two Buckeyes.