Claire Droppelman was our first medalist. It was an exciting final bout! Claire was down 8-4 at the break and came back to defeat Shiaomeng Tse 15-9 in the Senior Women's Sabre event, qualifying Claire to compete in Div 2 Women's Sabre at Summer Nationals
In the Senior Men's Sabre event, our own fencers Beni Rabonowitz and Schuyler Rainville-Pond competed against one another with Beni winning gold, defeating Schuyler 15-6. We're so proud of both our young men for snagging both gold AND silver! Both Beni and Schuyler are qualified to compete in Div 2 Men's Sabre this summer.
Here's a complete list of Summer National qualifiers from this weekend:
Claire Droppelman (DIV2WS)
Gep Pond (VETMS)
Noemi Rabinowitz (DIV3WS, Y14WS)
Beni Rabinowitz (DIV2MS)
Mike Rabinowitz (DIV3MS, VETMS)
Schuyler Rainville Pond (DIV2MS)
Previously qualified are Sean Bates (DIV1MS, VETMS) and Claire Chadwick (VETWS).