Anna Marie Heiser


Player profile

  • Year Sophomore
  • Hometown Canton, Ohio
  • Last School The Hun School of Princeton

Prior to Ohio State

  • Competed at NYU in 2021-22
  • Trained with Cyrano’s Place (2012-17), Two Ravens Fencing School (2017-present) and Premier Fencing Club (2018-21)
  • NJSIAA women’s foil champion in 2019
  • Two-year high school team captain
  • At NYU (2021-22): Named to Dean’s Honor list in Spring; Recipient of two French Awards for hard work and contributing to the classroom and learning; Recipient of the Josh Goldfaden Award, which commends students for their outstanding contributions to building a community of readers and writers at New York University


  • Finance major
  • Plans to be an entertainment lawyer working in the Manhattan or Los Angeles areas
  • Hobbies include lifting, baking, reading, watching movies, fashion, listening to true crime podcasts and keeping up to date on business as an avid reader of the Wall Street Journal
  • In the pursuit of being a pop culture know-it-all, watched over 60 classic American films in Summer 2022
  • On how she got into fencing “I started fencing because I was given a Wii gaming console for Christmas and one of the sports games is Swordplay. I played relentlessly for months and my parents enrolled me in my first fencing class in Cleveland, Ohio.”