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Our fencers bring back multiple medals from the 2014 Division Championships!

Our fencers were out in force and fencing strong at one of the toughest events of the year, the 2014 Division Senior Championships! This year CFA hosted the event, so the venue was great! Our fencers earned medals in all … Continue reading

CFA Fencers bring back the Gold from Summer National Qualifiers!

This past weekend the VA division held our Summer National Championship qualifiers, hosted by our friends at Richmond Fencing Club. Our medalists from the tourney were: Sarah Simmons: Gold, D2WE and updating to an E14! Matt Stephen: Gold, D2MS Nathaniel … Continue reading

CFA fencers bring home 7 medals from the Regional Youth Circuit event!

Our younger fencers were out in force and fencing well at this event, and having it on home turf did not hurt at all. This event was a good size for the region, with split mens and womens events in … Continue reading

Grayson and our Stauton Crew in the news!

Grayson Katzenbach and our Staunton HS and Beginners classes were great providing information and video to reporters from the Staunton News Leader. It is one of the better written local media articles I have seen, so be sure to check … Continue reading

Gold and bronze come home from JMU!

Our fencers had a very strong showing at the JMU Open this past weekend: Douglas Daniels: Gold, Open Saber Steven Pressendo: Gold, D3 Saber Nathaniel Lilly: Bronze, Open and D3 Saber Veronica Wesser: Bronze, Open Epee Daniel Hothem: Bronze, D3 … Continue reading

CFA Fencers excel at the Hangover Open!

The annual Hangover Open Tourney was both well attended and very strong this year. It was effectively at ROC levels (hint to the Division and USA Fencing) in both size and quality of fencing. Several of our fencers had exceptional … Continue reading

CFA qualifies multiple fencers to the Junior Olympics and adds new ratings at the Thanksgiving throwdown!

It has been a busy few weeks to say the lease, with back to back tournament weekends, just after the Opens at Tech and W&M. CFA fencers were up for the challenge however and had an excellent run at the … Continue reading

CFA Fencers earn new ratings at the W&M Tourney!

CFA had some great results from the W&M tourney this past weekend. This was one of the larger Open tourneys so far this season, and I was very happy to see a strong CFA turnout for the event. Saturday was … Continue reading

CFA goes Turkey Hunting at the 2013 Tech Open!

CFA Fencers took home trophies at all events from the Tech Open this weekend! Some very excellent fencing by all of our athletes at one of the largest Tech Tourneys I can remember. Douglas Daniels: Gold, Open Saber Dustin Salz: … Continue reading

CFA Fencers Excel at the Kickoff ROC!

The Kickoff ROC is one of the largest tournaments in the country that are not full blown NAC’s and they are also possible qualifiers to the Summer National Championships. This weekend over the two day event CFA fencers had some … Continue reading