Luke LaValle
New York, NY


1998 NCAA sabre champion...second-year captain of sabre squad...three-time All-American is one of the top sabre fencers in the country...won third consecutive Midwest sabre title in '98...1998 winning percentage ranks 10th among sabre single-season winning percentage...career winning percentage of .915 ranks seventh in men's Irish fencing...gained All-America honors with fifth-place finish at 1997 NCAA championships...posted a 42-3 mark in1997 ...earned All-America honors as a freshman with fourth-place finish at the 1996 NCAA championship...won 1996 Midwest sabre title...64 wins in 1996 is second-highest single-season win total for an Irish sabremen and ranks as the most wins by a freshman in Notre Dame men's fencing...1995 Junior Olympic under-17 national champion in sabre...1994 Division II national champion...participant at the 1995 U.S. Olympic Festival...father, Luke, fenced at Boston College...born January 16, 1978, in New York, N.Y....enrolled in the College of Business Administration with a major in finance.

Career Record

Year    W   L   Pct.    NCAA Finish
1996    64  8   .889    4th 
1997    42  3   .933    5th
1998    44  3   .936    1st
Career  150 14  .915

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