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Name:
Sara Walsh
Class:
Senior
Hometown:
Mishawaka, Ind

   

One of the most decorated fencers in Notre Dame history...earned '98 All-America honors by placing third at NCAA championships...career winning percentage of .969 is second in Irish women's fencing history...led Irish women in winning percentage for third consecutive year (.935)...posted the first perfect regular-season record in Irish women's fencing history with a 48-0 mark in her sophomore year ...as a sophomore placed second for the second consecutive year at NCAA championships...earned first-team All-America honors with her second-place finish...captured 1996 Midwest Regional championship, losing just one touch in the final round...her 80 wins in '96 are fourth-most single-season foil wins in Irish history...was silver medalist at the 1996 USFA national championship...first alternate on the 1996 U.S. Olympic foil team...currently the fourth-ranked foilist in the United States...father, Mark, was member of Notre Dame track team from 1960-64...born January 12, 1977, in South Bend, Ind....enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters with a major in English.

Career Record

Year    W   L   Pct.    NCAA Finish
1996    80  2   .976    2nd
1997    48  0   1.000   2nd
1998    58  4   .935    3rd
Career  186 6   .969    

Event Calendar

Delta

February 6
M 4-1
Duke Duals
Durham, N.C.
RECAP

Live Results
February 7
W 5-0
Duke Duals
Durham, N.C.
RECAP
February 12
All Day
Junior Olympics
Cleveland, OH (Convention Center)
February 13
All Day
Junior Olympics
Cleveland, OH (Convention Center)
February 14
All Day
Junior Olympics
Cleveland, OH (Convention Center)
February 15
All Day
Junior Olympics
Cleveland, OH (Convention Center)
February 27
All Day
ACC Championships
Notre Dame, IN (Castellan Family Fencing Center)
February 28
All Day
ACC Championships
Notre Dame, IN (Castellan Family Fencing Center)
March 12
All Day
NCAA Midwest Regional
Columbus, OH (French Field House)
March 24
All Day
NCAA Championships
Waltham, Mass. (Gosman Center)
March 25
All Day
NCAA Championships
Waltham, Mass. (Gosman Center)
March 26
All Day
NCAA Championships
Waltham, Mass. (Gosman Center)
March 27
All Day
NCAA Championships
Waltham, Mass. (Gosman Center)
April 8
All Day
USA Fencing Div. I Championship
Richmond, Va. (Convention Center)
April 9
All Day
USA Fencing Div. I Championship
Richmond, Va. (Convention Center)
April 10
All Day
USA Fencing Div. I Championship
Richmond, Va. (Convention Center)
April 11
All Day
USA Fencing Div. I Championship
Richmond, Va. (Convention Center)

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