Buckeyes earn five squad titles, three team titles
Ohio State claims 15 medals at first day of competition
Team earns 8-7 combined record
Sixteen fencers compete for Buckeyes, all finish in top-10
Team earns 1,590 total points, claiming first place in four events
2015-2016 (Junior Season): Competed in the OSU Open, Elite Invitational and Northwestern Duals ... finished ninth at OSU Open ... earned a season-best 11-3 record at the Elite Invitational ... finished in 11th place at the Garret Penn State Open ... claimed fifth place in individual competition at Midwest Fencing Conference Championships ... helped the men's epee unit to a first place finish in team competition at MFC Championships ... earned a fourth place finish at the NCAA Midwest Regional qualifier ... OSU Scholar Athlete.
2014-2015 (Sophomore Season): Competed in NYU Invitational, Northwestern Duals, and OSU Invitational ... registered six wins in nine bouts for the season ... claimed second place the Garret Penn State Open ... OSU Scholar Athlete.
2013-2014 (Freshman Season): Earned a second place finish at Midwest Regionals to qualify for 2014 NCAA Fencing Championship where he finished 21st...garnered a seventh place finish at the Midwest Fencing Conference Championships...OSU Scholar Athlete.
Personal: Son of Wynne and Alfonso de Guzman ... has two brothers, Franco and Luigi ... majoring in journalism ... enjoys watching Washington professional sports play, specificaly the Washington Nationals, and playing and listening to music ... greatest sports thrill is being able to pull through for his team when they need it.
Buckeyes Set for Zone Championships