Oct. 27, 1999

EVANSTON, Ill. – The Ohio State fencing team notched seven top ten spots at the Remenyik Fencing Tournament at Northwestern University, Oct. 23-24. The preseason event featured more than 300 fencers that competed for individual honors. The contest followed a pool format that lead to direct elimination with 15 touches. The Buckeyes will travel to State College, Pa., to compete in the Penn State Open.

Men’s foil – 79 competitors

Greg Carlino, 26th

Women’s Foil – 43 competitors

Fane Groes, 5th place tie (finals)

Yelena Kalkina, 9th *

Sally Dowding, 13th

Women’s Epee – 37 competitors

Toya Holland, 10th

Leah Tracy, 12th

Jaime Rice, 18th

Men’s Epee – 70 competitors

Geoff Kane, 7th

Alan Jones, 17th

Scott Francis, 18th

Greg Bianca, 33rd

Jason Abele, 50th

Men’s Sabre – 67 competitors

Terrance Lasker, 1st place finals *

Eugene Loftin, 3rd place tie

John Jakelsky, 9th

Michael Siward, 14th

Joe Wernet, 17th

Ian Cliffe, 20th

Michael Dangler, 25th

Women’s Sabre – 29 competitors

Lynn El-Hillow, 18th

Sara Bowen, 20th

Brie Friedman, 22nd

*Lasker and Kalkina are volunteer coaches.