Matt Bogard
Matt  Bogard


Cleveland, Ohio

High School:



Buckeyes Dominate Individual Competition at Midwest Fencing Championships

Buckeyes finish in the Top 3 in every weapon category


2014-15 Buckeye Power Club Announced


Seven Buckeyes Garner Medals at the Garrett Penn State Open

Ohio State fencing completes competition with ten top-10 finishes


Buckeyes Compete in Division I NAC

Ohio State sent 30 fencers to battle in Cleveland tournament


Buckeyes face fierce competition at Elite Exhibition Match

Fighting Irish come out on top over the Scarlet and Grey

2014-2015 (Junior Season): Competed in St. John's Invitational, NYU Invitational, Northwestern Duals, and OSU Invitational ... finished 19th at the Garret Penn State Open ... claimed fifth place at Midwest Regionals.

2013-14 (Sophomore Season):
Earned a fourth place finish at the Midwest Fencing Conference Championships...totaled 30 wins for the season, with a season-high of 12 at the Northwestern Duals.

2012-2013 (Freshman Season): Did not face varsity competition ... won 17 of 19 bouts at the OSU Duals.

Prior to Ohio State: Ranked fifth for Under-20 in U.S. standings ... placed Top-32 in three World Cups (24th Goteborg Sweden, 28th Helsinki Finland, 20th Goteborg) ... men's epee team of 'Hooked on Fencing' placed second and third at National Championships.

Personal: Son of Brent and Irene ... three siblings, Allison, Natalie, and Michelle ... also played soccer in high school ... enjoys playing guitar ... majoring in public affairs ... plans to start his own business after graduation.