TMFC Fencers Bring Home Two Gold Medals and More at the American Challenge ROC and RJC

Pictured: TMFC Girls Squad

Pictured: TMFC Girls Squad

Highlights:

  • Gold Medal in Junior Men's Epee for Ethan Chin

  • Gold Medal in Division 1A Men's Saber for Ziad Elsissy

  • Silver Medal in Junior Women's Foil for Christina Ferrari

  • Bronze Medal in Junior Women's Saber for Amanda Li

  • Bronze Medal in Division 1A Men's Saber for Henry Nadile

  • Bronze Medal in Vet-Combined Women's Saber for Seunghee Schulze

  • Bronze Medal in Vet-Combined Women's Saber for Lisa Marsh

  • Top-8 Medal in Junior Men's Foil for Richard Lin

  • Top-8 Medal in Vet-Combined Women's Saber for Amy Pinto

Madison, NJ (October 2019) - TMFC Fencers headed to Drew University to compete the American Challenge ROC and RJC, a two-day tournament with 24 events in Foil, Epee, and Saber. They were accompanied by our excellent coaches Diana, Ziad, Lancelot, and Ben.

Our fencers accomplished awesome results, achieving nine medal wins altogether. Our students won two Gold Medals, one Silver Medal, four Bronze Medals, and two Top-8 Medals. TMFC Fencers have been training hard throughout the summer and fall, and it is certainly paying off.

Pictured: Lisa Marsh, Seunghee Schulze, and Amy Pinto

Pictured: Lisa Marsh, Seunghee Schulze, and Amy Pinto

Notably, our fencers won three medals in Vet-Combined Women's Saber, - a historic moment for our Adult Saber program. Lisa Marsh and Seunghee Schulze won Bronze Medals, and Amy Pinto came in 5th, achieving a Top-8 Medal.

Pictured: Ziad Elsissy

Pictured: Ziad Elsissy

Pictured: Amanda Li

Pictured: Amanda Li

TMFC Member and Coach Ziad Elsissy won a Gold medal in Division 1A Men’s Saber. This was his first competition representing Tim Morehouse Fencing Club!

Additionally, Amanda Li earned her C19 and a Bronze Medal in Junior Women's Saber. At just 13 years of age, this is an incredible achievement.

Congratulations everyone!

Full Results: https://www.fencingtimelive.com/tournaments/eventSchedule/296797C410124DFBB9D4EE8C58A901C2#today

TMFC Fencers Bring Home 18 Medals at the Albert Chikayev Memorial ROC/RYC

Pictured: Nick Rusadze won a Bronze Medal in Y12 Men's Foil

Pictured: Nick Rusadze won a Bronze Medal in Y12 Men's Foil

Pictured: Jake McGillion-Moore finished 3rd in DIV1A Men's Foil, earning his A19

Pictured: Jake McGillion-Moore finished 3rd in DIV1A Men's Foil, earning his A19

Highlights:

  • Top-8 Medal for Catelyn So in Youth-12 Women’s Saber

  • Top-8 Medal for Sasha Slobodsky in Division 2 Women’s Saber

  • Bronze Medal for Nickolas Rusadze in Youth-12 Men’s Foil

  • Gold Medal for Shaun Kim in Youth-12 Men’s Saber

  • Silver Medal for Gabriel McCarthy in Youth-12 Men’s Saber

  • Bronze Medal for Myles Duckett in Youth-12 Men’s Saber

  • Top-8 Medal for Triton Oh in Youth-12 Men’s Saber

  • Top-8 Medal for Iris Yang in Youth-10 Women’s Foil

  • Top-8 Medal for Aram Clark in Youth-10 Men’s Saber

  • Top-8 Medal for Ethan Kim in Youth-10 Men’s Saber

  • Top-8 Medal for Alexander Fadel in Youth-10 Men’s Saber

  • Top-8 Medal for Christina Ferrari Division 1A Women’s Foil

  • Bronze Medal for Jake McGillion-Moore in Division 1A Men’s Foil

  • Bronze Medal for Grace Hicks in Youth-14 Women’s Epee

  • Top-8 Medal for Aria Bevacqua in Youth-14 Women’s Saber

  • Bronze Medal for Avi Krishna in Youth-10 Women’s Epee

  • Bronze Medal for Madison Four-Garcia in Division 1A Women’s Saber

  • Top-8 Medal for Isabella Ding in Youth-12 Women’s Epee

Hackensack, NJ (September 2019) - Epee, Foil, and Saber fencers from Tim Morehouse Fencing Club attended this two-day competition at the Rothman Center. 66 of our students participated, entering in 24 different events, and winning 18 medals altogether. With only a few weeks into the fall fencing season, TMFC fencers are achieving incredible results on the fencing strip.

Shaun Kim won a Gold Medal in Youth-12 Men’s Saber. Gabriel McCarthy won a Silver Medal in Youth-12 Men’s Saber. Bronze Medals were achieved by Nickolas Rusadze in Youth-12 Men’s Foil, Myles Duckett in Youth-12 Men’s Saber, Grace Hicks in Youth-14 Women’s Epee, Avi Krishna in Youth-10 Women’s Epee, Madison Four-Garcia in Division 1A Women’s Saber, and Jake McGillion-Moore in Division 1A Men’s Foil. Jake earned his A19 in this event.

Congratulations everyone!! Keep up the good work.

Full Club Results Below:

Division 1A Men’s Epee

  • 10 Ethan Chin

  • 24 David Pavlenishvili

Division 2 Men’s Foil

  • 21 Gerald Wang

  • 26 Matthew Breier

Youth-12 Women’s Saber

  • 6 Catelyn So

  • 10 Audrey Young

  • 12 Charlotte Young

Division 2 Women’s Foil

  • 11 Caroline Slaski

  • 19 Alexandra Mckee

  • 41 Victoria Lin

Division 2 Women’s Saber

  • 6 Sasha Slobodsky

  • 23 Caroline Sullivan

Youth-12 Men’s Foil

  • 3 Nickolas Rusadze

  • 17 Benjamin Xiao

Division 2 Women’s Epee

  • 28 Alexandra Wong

Youth-14 Men’s Epee

  • 13 Samuel Kobi

Youth-12 Men’s Saber

  • 1 Shaun Kim

  • 2 Gabriel McCarthy

  • 3 Myles Duckett

  • 5 Triton Oh

  • 10 Aram Clark

  • 11 Robert Wang

  • 20 Gabriel Clark

  • 26 Alexander Grigorescu

  • 30 Daniel Mangan

  • 33 Aster Oh

Division 1A Men’s Saber

  • 42 Michael Parkhurst

Youth-14 Women’s Foil

  • 15 Victoria Lin

Youth-10 Women’s Foil

  • 6 Iris Yang

Youth-14 Men’s Saber

  • 14 Triton Oh

  • 24 Seth Waxler

  • 26 Eduardo Ruigomez

  • 29 Gabriel McCarthy

  • 37 Charles Leonard

  • 38 Robert Wang 5 Aster Oh

Youth-10 Men’s Saber

  • 6 Aram Clark

  • 7 Ethan Kim

  • 8 Alexander Fadel

  • 12 Ryan McDonald

  • 14 Ryan Waxler

Division 1A Women’s Foil

  • 5 Christina Ferrari

  • 18 Sabrina Fang

  • 19 Catherine Flanagan

  • 26 Sasha Abayeva

  • 45 Katie McGillion-Moore

  • 52 Alexandra McKee

Division 2 Men’s Epee

  • 16 Samuel Kobi

Youth-14 Men’s Foil

  • 35 Benjamin Xiao

Division 1A Men’s Foil

  • 3 Jake McGillion-Moore

  • 18 Nathan Andrews

  • 20 Richard Lin

  • 47 Gerald Wang

Youth-14 Women’s Epee

  • 3 Grace Hicks

  • 12 Alexandra Wong

Youth-14 Women’s Saber

  • 6 Aria Bevacqua

  • 31 Audrey Young

Youth-10 Women’s Epee

  • 3 Avi Krishna

  • 9 Vivianna Ding

Youth-12 Women Foil

  • 10 Iris Yang

  • 13 Thomas Chen

Division 1A Women’s Saber

  • 3 Madison Four-Garcia

  • 16 Fiona Neibart

Division 1A Men’s Saber

  • 13 Charles Dewey

  • 36 Ryan Lamhaour

Youth-12 Women’s Epee

  • 8 Isabella Ding

Full Results: https://www.fencingtimelive.com/tournaments/eventSchedule/3EAE9525A6984BE8B71533056199D72F#today

Nowell Gibson Named to the All-Academic and the All-American First Team

Pictured: Nowell Gibson receives his First Team All American and his First Team Academic awards

Pictured: Nowell Gibson receives his First Team All American and his First Team Academic awards

New York, NY (June, 2019) - TMFC Fencer Nowell Gibson has been named to the 2018-19 USA Fencing All-Academic First Team and to the 2018-19 USA Fencing All-American First Team. The All-American Team recognizes high school fencers who have achieved a high level of success on the fencing strip. The All-Academic Team recognizes exemplary student athletes who have achieved high academic success in school. Nowell has qualified for both!

Nowell has been fencing at Tim Morehouse Fencing Club since January 2019. He attends the Epee Elite class and trains with the amazing Coach Alex. Nowell is currently competing at the USA Fencing National Championships.

Congratulations Nowell!

Video Highlights from the First Three Days of Summer Nationals

Columbus, OH (June, 2019) - Fencers from Tim Morehouse Fencing Club are bringing their A-game at Summer Nationals. TMFC coaches and parents have been documenting everything on the @morehousefencing instagram so you won’t miss a beat. Here are some of the most exciting videos so far:

Above: Jake McGillion-Moore executes a beautiful stop hit in the Gold Medal bout for Senior Team Men’s Foil. The TMFC Team achieved Silver in this category!

Above: Jonah Shainberg fences his way into the top-8 of Div 1 Men’s Saber. Jonah won the Gold Medal in this category!

Above: Madison Four-Garcia scores a winning point in Junior Women’s Saber. She achieved her first Junior National top-32!

Above: Christina Ferrari scores a winning point, making her way into the top-32 of Junior Women’s Foil!

TMFC Fencers Achieve Awesome Results in the First Three Days of Summer Nationals

Pictured: TMFC fencers win a Silver Medal in Senior Team Men’s Foil

Pictured: TMFC fencers win a Silver Medal in Senior Team Men’s Foil

Pictured: Jonah Shainberg wins a Gold Medal in Div 1 Men’s Saber

Pictured: Jonah Shainberg wins a Gold Medal in Div 1 Men’s Saber

Highlights:

  • Gold Medal for Jonah Shainberg in Div 1 Men’s Saber

  • Silver Medal for the TMFC team in Senior Team Men’s Foil

  • Top-8 Medal for Guga Lortkipanidze in Junior Men’s Saber

  • Top-16 Finish by Christina Ferrari in Junior Women’s Foil

  • Top-16 Finish by Ron Miller in Vet-70 Men’s Saber

Columbus, OH (June, 2019) - It’s only been three days since Summer Nationals kicked off on Friday, and our fencers from Tim Morehouse Fencing Club are already reaching incredible results. There are seven days remaining, and we can’t wait to see what will happen next!

In the past three days of competition, TMFC fencers achieved three Medals. Jonah Shainberg won a Gold Medal in Div 1 Men’s Saber, and Guga Lortkipanidze won a Top-8 Medal in Junior Men’s Saber. Additionally, the TMFC team won a Silver Medal in Senior Team Men’s Foil. The team consisted of Finn Hossfeld, Nathan Andrews, Jake Mcgillion-Moore, and Zachary Binder.

Congratulations everyone!

More updates coming soon!

Members of Tim Morehouse Fencing Club Win Two Top-8 Medals at the NEUSFA 2019 Pomme De Terre

Pictured: Fiona Neibart won a Top-8 Medal in Senior Women’s Saber

Pictured: Fiona Neibart won a Top-8 Medal in Senior Women’s Saber

Highlights:

Top-8 Medal for Fiona Neibart in Senior Women’s Saber

Top-8 Medal for Christina Ferrari-Bridgers in Senior Women’s Foil

Waltham, MA (June 2019) - Twelve students from Tim Morehouse Fencing Club competed in the NEUSFA 2019 Pomme De Terre, an annual tournament at the Brandeis University Gosman Sports Center. The tournament took place over two days and featured 18 events.

Our fencers achieved two Top-8 finishes. Fiona Neibart won a Top-8 Medal in Senior Women’s Saber. Additionally, Christina Ferrari-Bridgers won a Top-8 Medal in Senior Women’s Foil.

Congratulations!

Full Club Results Below:

Senior Men’s Saber

  • 31st Hammer, Peter

Senior Women’s Epee

  • 56th Zakharov, Anya

E & Under Women’s Foil

  • 13th Xu, Madison

Senior Men’s Foil

  • 12th Han, Yiming

  • 26th Andrews, Nathan

  • 38th Mcgillion-Moore, Jake

  • 44th Breier, Matthew

  • 49th Lin, Richard

Senior Women’s Saber

  • 8th Neibart, Fiona

  • 17th Slobodsky, Sasha

E & Under Women’s Epee

  • 14th Zakharov, Anya

Senior Women’s Foil

  • 6th Ferrari-Bridgers, Christina

  • 13th Fang, Sabrina

  • 42nd Xu, Madison

Full Results: https://fencingtimelive.com/tournaments/eventSchedule/8BBC6CCD973C42DB90F451A745087525#today

TMFC Students Awarded USA Fencing Regional Patches for the 2018-19 Season

Regional Patch winners Catelyn So and Audrey Young at an SYC tournament in November 2018. Pictured left to right: Catelyn So, Audrey Young, Charlotte Young, Catalina Berrios

Regional Patch winners Catelyn So and Audrey Young at an SYC tournament in November 2018. Pictured left to right: Catelyn So, Audrey Young, Charlotte Young, Catalina Berrios

Colorado Springs, CO (June, 2019) - USA Fencing announces the patch winners for the Regional Youth Circuit, Regional Junior and Cadet Circuit, and Regional Open Circuit. RYC patches are awarded to the top Y10, Y12 and Y14 fencers of each respective region for the 2018-19 season. RJCC Recognition Program recognizes the gold, silver and bronze medalists in the cadet and junior age categories. The ROC Recognition Program awards patches to Division IA, Division II and veteran fencers for their accomplishments at ROCs throughout the country.

Seven fencers from Tim Morehouse Fencing Club are receiving Patches this year! In the RYC category, patches were awarded to Myles Duckett, Catelyn So, Audrey Young, and Alina Zhang. In RJCC, patches were awarded to David Pavlenishvili, Nathan Andrews, and Peter Hammer. Peter Hammer won two patches this year: a Silver Patch in Cadet Men’s Saber, and a Gold Patch in Junior Men’s Saber.

Bravo everyone!

Full Club Results Below:

RYC

  • Myles Duckett wins a Bronze Patch in Y-10 Men’s Saber

  • Catelyn So wins a Gold Patch in Y-10 Women’s Saber

  • Audrey Young wins a Bronze Patch in Y-10 Women’s Saber

  • Alina Zhang wins a Silver Patch in Y-12 Women’s Foil

RJCC

  • David Pavlenishvili wins a Silver Patch in Cadet Men’s Epee

  • Nathan Andrews wins a Bronze Patch in Cadet Men’s Foil

  • Peter Hammer wins a Silver Patch in Cadet Men’s Saber

  • Peter Hammer wins a Gold Patch in Junior Men’s Saber

Full Results: https://www.usafencing.org/news_article/show/1026276

Elite Epee Fencing in Westchester with Coach Alex Zurabishvili at Tim Morehouse Fencing Club

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Coach Alex Zurabishvili has developed several national team members and he is the Head Epee Coach at Tim Morehouse Fencing Club where he is in charge of developing all aspects of the Epee program.

The club is offering group classes and private lessons in Epee at our Port Chester Facility at 135 Pearl Street, Port Chester, NY 10573.

Email info@timmorehousefencing.com for more information.