COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State fencing team has a busy weekend ahead, with dual matches in New York Saturday and Philadelphia Sunday. The Buckeye men enter the weekend 10-2 on the year, with the women 11-2.
Saturday the Buckeyes will compete in the St. John’s Invitational in Taffner Field House in Queens, N.Y. The Buckeyes are slated to take on Notre Dame at 10 a.m., St. John’s at 11:15 a.m., Columbia at 12:30 p.m. and Harvard at 2:15 p.m.
Sunday is the Philadelphia Invitational hosted by UPenn in the Tse Center. Ohio State is scheduled to face NYU at 8:30 a.m., Yale (men) at 9:45 a.m., Penn at 11 a.m., Columbia at 1 p.m. and Princeton at 2:15 p.m.
Note schedules are subject to change
NCAA Regional Coming to Columbus
Ohio State will play host to the NCAA Midwest Regional March 12 in French Field House. The event is a qualifier for the NCAA Championships, which will be held March 24-27 at Castellan Family Fencing Center in Notre Dame, Ind.
Teams expected to be represented in the regional tournament are Ohio State, Notre Dame, Lawrence, Denison, Cleveland State, Wayne State and Detroit Mercy.
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