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04/27/2016

2016 Notre Dame O.S.C.A.R.S. -- A Celebration of Excellence

Notre Dame recognizes highly-successful 2015-16 athletics year at 15th annual student-athlete awards gala.

04/27/2016

Seidel, McGrath Headline Irish All-ACC Academic Team Picks

Thirty-two winter sport student-athletes named to All-ACC Academic squads

04/27/2016

Seidel, McGrath Headline Irish All-ACC Academic Team Picks

Thirty-two winter sport student-athletes named to All-ACC Academic squads

02/27/2016

Irish Turn In Clean Sweep On Day One Of ACC Championships

Men claim all three individual crowns while women repeat as team champions

11/21/2015

Irish Dominate At Penn Elite Invitational

Women turn in 5-0 sheet, men go 4-1 in regular season opener

02/28/2016

ACC Fencing Championships Day 2

Notre Dame hosts the 2016 Atlantic Coast Conference Fencing Championships at the Castellan Family Fencing Center.

02/27/2016

ACC Fencing Championships Day 1

Photos from Day 1 of the 2016 ACC Fencing Championships, hosted by Notre Dame at the Castellan Family Fencing Center

AS A FRESHMAN: Posted 23-18 record as a walk on with the women's epee team ... won first career bout against Yale's Alison Barton, 5-2, at the NYU Invitational ... went on to finish tournament with 3-2 mark ... compiled 4-11 record at the St. John's Invite, boasting three victories against Penn State's Jessica O'Neill-Lyublinsky (5-2), Sarah Waller (5-4) and Jessie Radanovich (5-4) in addition to besting St. John's Alina Ferdman in overtime with priority, 5-4 ... had an up-and-down performance at the Northwestern Duals, logging a 3-3 mark with wins against North Carolina's Sarah Flinn (5-2) and UC-San Diego's Laura Hawkins (5-3) and Natalie Chan (5-2) ... got off to a hot start at the DeCicco Duals, winning first three matches in a sweep of Cleveland State's Maureen Forinash (5-0), Claire Lewis (5-1) and Caitlin Thompson (5-2) en route to earning 13-2 tournament record ... earned a monogram.

PREP & PERSONAL: Graduated from Penn High School in June of 2013 ... competed with the Escrime du Lac fencing club outside of school ... in 2010, won first place at the Northwestern University Open ... the following year, finished second in women's epee at the National High School Championships ... competed as a member of the silver medal-winning epee squad at Junior Summer Nationals ... at the cadet level, won bronze medal at the North American Cup (NAC) ... while in school was actively involved with many aspects of student life ... served as student council president in addition to being elected senior class president ... member of the National Honor Society ... named valedictorian of her graduating class ... a National Merit Scholar Finalist ... named the 2012 AP Scholar with Distinction ... advanced as a 2012 NCTE (National Council of Teachers of English) Writing Achievement Finalist out of only 274 students nation-wide ... attended same high school as current Notre Dame men's basketball forward Austin Torres ... volunteered at Ronald McDonald Family Room at Memorial Hospital in South Bend and started her own charitable organization, Handwritten Hearts, which delivers handwritten letters and gifts to patients within the different treatment wards at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center ... also started SPLASH week at alma mater ... SPLASH stands for Support Penn Love And Spread Happiness, promoting acceptance and anti-bullying initiatives at school ... born in Washington, D.C. to parents Waldemar and Barbara ... has one sister, Joanna, who competed at Northwestern ... enrolled in the College of Science, majoring in biology.

Niklinska's Career Record

Year W L Pct. NCAA Finish
2013-14 23 18 .561 --
Career 23 18 .561 --

Eva Niklinska
Eva  Niklinska

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Granger, IN

High School:
Penn

Height:
5-7

Position:
Epee

Event Calendar

Delta

October 7
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
October 8
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
October 9
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
October 10
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Detroit, Mich. (Cobo Center)
November 5
All Day
Elite Invitational
Philadelphia, Pa. (Hutchinson Gymnasium)
November 11
All Day
Junior NAC
Milwaukee, Wis. (Wisconsin Center)
November 12
All Day
Junior NAC
Milwaukee, Wis. (Wisconsin Center)
November 13
All Day
Junior NAC
Milwaukee, Wis. (Wisconsin Center)
November 14
All Day
Junior NAC
Milwaukee, Wis. (Wisconsin Center)
November 20
All Day
Penn State Open
University Park, Pa. (White Building)
December 2
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Richmond, Va. (Greater Richmond Convention Center)
December 3
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Richmond, Va. (Greater Richmond Convention Center)
December 4
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Richmond, Va. (Greater Richmond Convention Center)
December 5
All Day
Div. I/Div. II NAC
Richmond, Va. (Greater Richmond Convention Center)
January 6
All Day
Div. I/Junior NAC
Columbus, Ohio (Greater Columbus Convention Center)
January 7
All Day
Div. I/Junior NAC
Columbus, Ohio (Greater Columbus Convention Center)
January 8
All Day
Div. I/Junior NAC
Columbus, Ohio (Greater Columbus Convention Center)
January 9
All Day
Div. I/Junior NAC
Columbus, Ohio (Greater Columbus Convention Center)
January 21
All Day
St. Johns Invitational
Queens, N.Y. (Taffner Field House)
January 22
All Day
NYU Invitational
New York, N.Y. (Dodge Center)
January 28
All Day
DeCicco Duals
Notre Dame, Ind. (Castellan Family Fencing Center)
January 29
All Day
DeCicco Duals
Notre Dame, Ind. (Castellan Family Fencing Center)
February 4
All Day
Northwestern Duals
Notre Dame, Ind. (Castellan Family Fencing Center)
February 5
All Day
Northwestern Duals
Notre Dame, Ind. (Castellan Family Fencing Center)
February 17
All Day
USA Fencing Junior Olympics
Kansas City, Mo. (Bartle Hall Convention Center)
February 18
All Day
USA Fencing Junior Olympics
Kansas City, Mo. (Bartle Hall Convention Center)
February 19
All Day
USA Fencing Junior Olympics
Kansas City, Mo. (Bartle Hall Convention Center)
February 20
All Day
USA Fencing Junior Olympics
Kansas City, Mo. (Bartle Hall Convention Center)
February 25
All Day
ACC Championships
Durham, N.C. (TBD)
February 26
All Day
ACC Championships
Durham, N.C. (TBD)
March 11
All Day
NCAA Midwest Regional
Detroit, Mich. (Mattheai Center)
March 23
All Day
NCAA Championships
Indianapolis, Ind. (Indiana Farmers Coliseum)
March 24
All Day
NCAA Championships
Indianapolis, Ind. (Indiana Farmers Coliseum)
March 25
All Day
NCAA Championships
Indianapolis, Ind. (Indiana Farmers Coliseum)
March 26
All Day
NCAA Championships
Indianapolis, Ind. (Indiana Farmers Coliseum)
April 21
All Day
USA Fencing Division I Championship
TBD
April 22
All Day
USA Fencing Division I Championship
TBD
April 23
All Day
USA Fencing Division I Championship
TBD
April 24
All Day
USA Fencing Division I Championship
TBD

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