Mahoney Finishes NCAAs in 21st Place
March 23, 2007
Madison, NJ - Senior tri-captain Dan Mahoney (Haydenville, MA) of the Brown fencing team went 2-7 on the second day of the NCAA Championships at Drew University, finishing his final collegiate competition in 21st place in the men's sabre. That brought his record to 4-19 for the two-day round robin competition.
Mahoney was within two touches in four of his seven defeats, and he defeated Harvard's Dan Sachs and ninth-place finisher Ian Farr of Penn State, both by 5-3 counts. He lost his third 5-4 bout of the tournament to Thomas Abend of Princeton, and dropped three 5-3 bouts.
On Saturday, it will be freshman Randy Alevi (Old Westbury, NY) representing the Bears, this time in the women's sabre.
Mahoney's Friday Results:
Defeated Dan Sachs (Harvard), 5-3
Defeated Ian Farr (Penn State), 5-3
Lost to Thomas Abend (Princeton), 5-4
Lost to Alexander Krul (Columbia), 5-3
Lost to Malcolm Conley (Boston College), 5-3
Lost to Franz Boghicev (Penn State), 5-3
Lost to James Williams (Coumbia), 5-1
Lost to Timothy Hagamen (Harvard), 5-0
Lost to Benjamin Igoe (Rutgers), 5-0