Eva Petronchak


Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Hometown Hackettstown, N.J.
  • Last School Hackettstown High School

Ohio State Career

  • Two-time Honorable Mention All-MFC
  • An Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Senior Season (2020-21)

  • Did not compete for the Buckeyes
  • Buckeye women were CCFC team co-champions and epee squad champion

Junior Season (2019-20)

  • Honorable Mention All-MFC
  • Placed 11th at MFC Championships
  • 27-16 in the regular season
  • 10 wins at OSU Duals and seven at Detroit Mercy Invitational
  • Ohio State Scholar-Athlete

Sophomore Season (2018-19)

  • Earned Honorable Mention All-MFC accolades
  • 10th at MFC Championships
  • Competed at St. Johns Invitational and Philadelphia Invitational
  • Competed at Northwestern Duals

Freshman Season (2017-18)

  • Finished second at the OSU Open
  • Undefeated at OSU Duals
  • Competed at the Elite Invitational Duals and won 14 of 22 bouts
  • Fenced in 12 bouts at the St. John’s Invitational
  • Finished with eight wins at Northwestern Duals
  • Overall record of 57-37

Prior to Ohio State

  • Member of Medeo Fencing Club for five years
  • Placed 14th out of 130 in the 2017 Div 1 December, North American Cup
  • 52nd in the national rankings for division 1 in 2017
  • High School district champion in 2016


  • Daughter of Robert Petronchack
  • Has one sister, Aimee
  • Hobbies include art, cooking, reading, traveling and going to concerts
  • Plans on working in forensics after graduation
  • Greatest sports thrill is being able to defeat fencers who have more experience than her