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11/08/2015

Irish Fencers Dominant In State College

Archer, Collineau, Antipas sweep foil medals

AS A SOPHOMORE: Fenced in only the DeCicco Duals, logging a 9-7 record … against Cleveland State, lost to Matthew Gebbett 5-1 and blanked Jason Woods, 5-0 … dropped two bouts to Lawrence’s Drew Doares (5-3) and Joseph Davis (5-2) … lost 5-1 to Bradley’s Andrew Bogetz … blanked Indiana’s Clint Spesard 5-0 … out-touched Wisconsin’s Alex Lichtenberg 5-1 and Austin Kramer 5-0 … earned a 5-1 victory against Michigan State’s James Yen and a 5-0 rout of Michael Pinger, but lost 5-4 to John Foxworth … finished the tournament with three straight losses to Michigan foes Nitikorn Dornjandaeng (5-3), Nick Carothers (5-3) and Aman Rastogi (5-3).

AS A FRESHMAN: Had an extremely successful initial campaign with the sabre team, compiling 22-9 record ... lost first three career bouts before besting Jerry Xu (NYU) 5-4 at NYU Invitational ... lone win at the St. John's Invitational came against Columbia's Will Spear, 5-3 ... posted a 4-4 record at the Northwestern Duals, ousting Stanford's Daniel Wolfson, 5-2 ... final three bout victories came against Harrison Miller (5-2), Marco Cruz-Heredia (5-1) and Christopher Cousté (5-1) of Cal Tech on the final day of competition ... got off to a quick start in the DeCicco Duals, sweeping the trio of John Cuturic (5-4), David Schultz (5-3) and Tom Bienvenu (5-3) of Cleveland State ... out-dueled Northwestern's John Kinol, 5-3 ... beat Matt Hilton (Wayne State) 5-1 ... came back from 5-1 loss versus Zaahid Muhammad (Detroit) to beat Titans foe Andrew Gibbons, 5-3 ... posted 3-0 records against Chicago and Bradley and 2-1 mark versus Purdue on final day of DeCicco Duals, finishing the tournament with a 16-3 bout record, his best for any individual tournament of the season ... earned a monogram.

PREP & PERSONAL: Graduated from Montclair in June of 2013 ... earned three varsity letters with high school fencing team in addition to competing with Lilov Fencing Academy team ... as a freshman, took third place at Montclair freshman/sophomore Invitational ... improved to second place in freshman/sophomore invite in second season with prep team and earned first varsity letter ... team finished second at state championship meet ... in junior season, earned second varsity letter ... as a senior was voted team captain and fenced in New Jersey individual state championship ... qualified for Junior Olympics and earned a C2013 rating in Lilov Lucky Shamrock Games - Sabre Div. II class ... off the strip was named National AP Scholar and was recognized as an AP Scholar with Distinction ... named national merit semi-finalist ... crowned 2009 Piano Teachers Society of America `Grand Winner' at Carnegie Hall ... biggest thrill to date was performing Rhapsody in Blue with high school concert band - the performance stands as most work put in to a single project ... born to parents James and Jennifer Dwyer ... has one older brother, Brendan ... is the fourth member of his family to attend Notre Dame, as his geat-grandfather, grandfather and father all attended the University ... at Notre Dame, participates in the Design for America club and serves as Sorin College Sustainability Commissioner and event coordinator for the Engineering Honors Program Student Board ... currently enrolled in the college of engineering, majoring in aerospace engineering.

Dwyer's Career Record

Year W L Pct. NCAA Finish
2013-14 22 9 .710 --
2014-15 9 7 .562 --
Career 31 18 .620 --

Ian Dwyer
Ian  Dwyer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Montclair, NJ

High School:
Montclair

Height:
5-8

Position:
Sabre

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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