March 23, 2007
Madison, NJ - After the first day of the NCAA Championship held at Drew University, Brown senior tri-captain Dan Mahoney (Haydenville, MA) sits in 21st place in the standings for the men's sabre. Mahoney was 2-12 in his 14 bouts on the day, also scoring four touches in the first-to-five bouts twice and scoring three touches five times.
Mahoney's wins came against former All-American Jaroslaw Jelinek of the University of Detroit Mercy, 5-3, and Robert Ziechmann of the University of North Carolina, 5-4. Mahoney also lost by just one touch to Torian Brown of St. John's and Matt Kolasa of Penn.
On Friday, Mahoney will fence his final nine bouts. The women will begin competition on Saturday, including freshman Randy Alevi (Old Westbury, NY) in the women's sabre.
Mahoney's Thursday results:
Defeated Jaroslaw Jelinek (Detroit Mercy), 5-3
Defeated Robert Ziechmann (North Carolina), 5-4
Lost to Torian Brown (St. John's), 5-4
Lost to Matt Kolasa (Penn), 5-4
Lost to Bill Thanhouser (Notre Dame), 5-3
Lost to Sergey Smirnov (Ohio State), 5-3
Lost to Michael O'Connor (Air Force), 5-3
Lost to Jared Hammond (New York U.), 5-3
Lost to Sam Roukas (New York U.), 5-3
Lost to Luther Clement (St. John's), 5-2
Lost to Teddy Levitt (Stanford), 5-1
Lost to Mike Momtselidze (Ohio State), 5-1
Lost to Patrick Ghattas (Notre Dame), 5-0
Lost to Andrew Bielen (Penn), 5-0