Ohio State fencing faces two days of competition in New York

Jan. 21, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio- The Ohio State fencing team will travel to New York for two days of competition. On Saturday, the Buckeyes will compete at the St. John’s Invitational in Queens, N.Y., then contend in the NYU Invitational in New York, N.Y., on Sunday.

Six teams will compete at the St. John’s Invitational, including Ohio State, St. John’s, Harvard, Penn State, Columbia and Notre Dame. Competition will begin at 10 a.m. There will be five rounds, with Ohio State starting the first round vs. Notre Dame. 

At the NYU Invitational, the Buckeyes will square off against eight other teams: NYU, Columbia, Northwestern, UNC, Wayne State, Notre Dame, Yale and Columbia. The Scarlet and Gray face their host in the first of six rounds, beginning at 8 a.m.

Schedules for both events are listed below.

LAST YEAR
The then No. 5 Ohio State women’s squad swept both days of competition last year at the same events, highlighted by the women’s sabre unit flawless record.

The No. 6 men’s squad drew even, 3-3, at the NYU Invitational and ended competition 1-4 at the St. John’s Invitational.


 

 

UP NEXT

The Buckeyes return to the strips on Jan. 31 to compete in the Northwestern Duals, hosted in Evanston, Ill.

St. John’s Invitational Schedule

TIME

STRIP 1-5

STRIP 6-10

STRIP 11-15

10:00 a.m.

SJU vs. Columbia

Notre Dame vs. Ohio State

Penn State vs. Harvard

11:15 a.m.

SJU vs. Ohio State

Penn State vs. Notre Dame

Columbia vs. Harvard

12:30 p.m.

SJU vs. Penn State

Harvard vs. Notre Dame

Columbia vs. Ohio State

1:45 p.m.

BREAK

 

 

2:15 p.m.

SJU vs. Notre Dame

Penn State vs. Columbia

Harvard vs. Ohio State

3:30 p.m.

SJU vs. Harvard

Penn State vs. Ohio State

Columbia vs. Notre Dame

NYU Invitational Schedule

TIME

STRIP 1-5

STRIP 6-10

STRIP 11-14

STRIP 15-18

8:00 a.m.

NYU vs. Ohio State

Notre Dame vs. Yale

SJU vs. Wayne State

Columbia vs. NW&UNC

9:15 a.m.

NYU vs. Wayne State

Columbia vs. Notre Dame

SJU vs. Ohio State

Yale vs. NW & NC

10:30 p.m.

NYU vs. Notre Dame

Columbia vs. Ohio State

Yale vs. Wayne State

SJU vs. NW & UNC

11:45 p.m.

NYU vs. Yale

Columbia vs. Wayne State

SJU vs. Notre Dame

Ohio State vs. NW & UNC

1:00 p.m.

BREAK

 

1:30 p.m.

NYU vs. SJU

Yale vs. Ohio State

Notre Dame vs. Columbia

Wayne State vs. NW &UNC

2:45 p.m.

NYU vs. NW & UNC

Notre Dame vs. Ohio State