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03/05/2011

3/5 Men and Women's Fencing Conference Championship

Men and Women's Fencing competes in the Conference Championship on March 5th.

02/08/2009

Fencing Notre Dame Duals 02-08-09

Day two of the Notre Dame Duals in the JAC.

02/07/2009

2009 Notre Dame Duals, Day 1

The Notre Dame fencing team during day one of the Notre Dame Duals on February 7 at the Joyce Center.

HONORS & AWARDS:

Second Team All-MFC (2009)

AS A JUNIOR: Concluded the year with a record of 15-6 in epee ... earned first monogram ... did not travel with team to the opening weekend at the NYU Invitational and St. John's Challenge ... took to the strip for the first time at the home-hosted Notre Dame Duals, finishing with a record of 7-1 ... earned first victory of the year over Detroit's Tim Nelson, 5-3 ... earned the epee clincher against Wayne State, defeating Darrin Winston 5-3 ... also earned the epee clincher the following match against Northwestern, taking down Dan Reed on the final touch 5-4 ... clinched epee against Lawrence with 5-3 triumph over Matthew DeStasio ... earned a pair of wins over Swarthmore, clinching the epee and the overall match with a 5-2 win over Ben Yelsey ... notched one win at the Northwestern Duals, defeating Cal Tech's Stan Schor 5-3 ... ended regular season with a 7-1 showing at the Irish Duals, posting perfect 3-0 cards against Illinois and Michigan State ... clinched epee against Michigan State with 5-4 victory over Adam Erickson.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Closed out the season with a 3-2 record to improve to a 21-7 career mark ... put up clean sheets vs. Lawrence, Michigan, and Northwestern ... clinched the epee victory for the Irish with a 5-4 win over Dan Reed of Northwestern.

AS A FRESHMAN: Ended the season with a final record of 18-5 ... went 7-2 at the Northwestern Duals, including a 3-0 record against Lawrence and a 2-0 mark against Northwestern... earned his first career win against Northwestern's Phil Szalwinski (5-3) ... finished with an 11-3 record at the Notre Dame Duals ... earned second-team All-Conference honors at the Midwest Fencing Championships by making a run to the quarterfinals ... after a first-round bye at the championships, took out Illinois' Charith Jayasinghe, 15-9, in the round of 64 and OSU's Bishara Korkor, 15-13, in the round of 32 ... beat Andy Snell of Cleveland State, 15-14, in the round of 32 before falling to teammate and eventual champion Karol Kostka, 15-10.

PREP & PERSONAL: Attended Chaminade College Preparatory in West Hills, Calif. ... fenced for seven years with the Masque de Fer club under coaches Fr. Lawrence Calhoun and Derek Snyder before attending Notre Dame ... Fr. Calhoun is now the Notre Dame fencing team Chaplain ... son of Stanley and Patricia Pinkowski ... enrolled in the College of Science as a science pre-professional major.

Pinkowski's Career Record

Year W L Pct. NCAA Finish
2009 18 5 .783 --
2010 3 2 .600 --
2011 15 6 .714 --
2012 12 5 .706 --
Career 48 18 .727 --

Christopher Pinkowski
Christopher  Pinkowski

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Simi Valley, CA

High School:
Chaminade College Prep

Height:
5-9

Event:
Epee

Birthdate:
03/02/1990

Club:
Masque de Fer

Event Calendar

Delta

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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