Photo by Marc Lafleur/Carleton Ravens

Women's fencing finishes 7th at OUA Championship

By Andrea Elliott

OTTAWA, Ont. - The Ryerson Rams women's fencing team put together a strong second day of competition at the OUA Championship, hosted by Carleton, as the team climbed the standings to ultimately finish in seventh place overall.

In the individual events on day one, the Rams top finisher was Chuhan Lin in 13th place in the epee discipline. Also competing in epee was Ama Tadevosyan (19th), Angelique Bernabe (27th), and Cassandra Ferworn (35th).

In the foil event, Hannah Joose was the Rams best result in 18th place. Agnes Lee (21st), Ashley Rampertab (33rd) and Nicole Bernard (35th) rounded out the foil results.

Milena Oliva was Ryerson's best finish in sabre at 24th. Adrianna Wojtis (26th), Kathleen Villalba (29th) and Mara Goldbloom (32nd) completed the field.

After day one the Rams had four team points. On day two for the team relays, the epee team finished just off the podium in fourth place while the sabre team finished sixth and foil in ninth.

Ryerson finished with 69 total points to rank seventh. Head coach Alice Lu was named the coach of the year.

Final Standings
Toronto - 360 points
Western - 292
RMC - 235
Queen's - 218
York - 79
Carleton - 75
Ryerson - 69
McMaster - 60
Ottawa - 43
Trent - 36
Brock - 26
Waterloo - 3
Guelph - 1

Women's Individual Epee
Gold: Vanesa Lacas-Warrick - York
Silver: Donna Vakalis - Toronto
Bronze: Olga Nova - Western

Women's Epee Team
Gold: Toronto
Silver: Western
Bronze: RMC

Women's Individual Foil
Gold: Christie Lee - Toronto
Silver: Siobhan Drysdale - Toronto
Bronze: Jiahua Li - Toronto

Women's Foil Team
Gold: Toronto
Silver: Queen's
Bronze: RMC

Women's Individual Sabre
Gold: Victoria Edwards - Western
Silver: Kayla Lambie - Western
Bronze: Haley Saulnier - RMC

Women's Sabre Team
Gold: Western
Silver: Toronto
Bronze: Queen's


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