The Blake Men’s and Women’s Fencing teams wrapped up their seasons at the 2016 Minnesota High School Championships on February 20-21. One-hundred thirty-eight fencers representing schools and clubs from all over the state gathered at the Hopkins campus to compete for individual and team medals.
In the individual events on February 20, Christopher Sheffels medaled in seventh place in Epee and Riley Weinman finished sixth in Saber for the men. In Women’s Foil, Blake captured three medals, with Lola Chamberlain in third, Emma Steffen in fourth and Isabel Friedell coming in fifth.
The team relay events were held on February 21. On the men’s side, the Epee team placed in second while the Saber team came in third. The Women’s Saber team also came in third while the Women’s Foil team fought to a second place finish.
Congratulations to all of Blake’s medalists! And congrats to all the fencers and coaches on finishing up a great season!