Masood, Koch Lead Fencing on Day One of Ivy League Round-Robins

PRINCETON, N.J. – Sophomore Umar Masood stands second in men's foil, and senior Samuel Koch ranks tied for fifth in men's epee to lead Brown University fencing on day one of the 2018 Ivy League Fencing Round-Robins at Princeton University's Jadwin Gymnasium on Saturday.

Masood (Pittsford, N.Y.) posted a 7-2 record in men's foil on day one to rank second while Koch (San Francisco, Calif.) notched a 6-3 mark in men's epee to sit in a tie for fifth.

Freshman Signe Golash (Syracuse, N.Y.) tallied four wins in women's sabre while freshman Sean Feeney (Riverside, R.I.) and senior Clarissa Allen (Newtown, Pa.) both registered three wins in men's sabre and women's foil respectively.

Competing against four ranked teams on the day, the Bears went 0-6 with the men's and women's sides both tallying 0-3 records. The Brown men's side fell to No. 1 Harvard (23-4), Yale (17-10), and No. 4 Columbia (21-6) while the women's team dropped decisions to No. 6 Harvard (19-8), Yale (24-3), and No. 2 Columbia (23-4).

Women's foil picked up a 5-4 squad win against Harvard.

In the overall team standings, Columbia (2-0) and Harvard (2-1) lead the men while Columbia and Harvard have both notched 3-0 records on the women's side.

Next, Brown concludes competition at the Ivy League Round-Robins tomorrow, Sunday, Feb. 11.

Brown Results (0-6): 

Brown Men's Results (0-3)
Saturday, Feb. 10
Rd. 1 (10:00 a.m.): No. 1 Harvard 23, Brown 4 (E: Harvard 7-2, F: Harvard 8-1, S: Harvard 8-1)
Rd. 2 (11:45 a.m.): Yale 17, Brown 10 (E: Yale 6-3, F: Yale 5-4, S: Yale 6-3)
Rd. 3 (2:15 p.m.): No. 4 Columbia 21, Brown 6 (E: Columbia 9-0, F: Columbia 6-3, S: Columbia 6-3)
Sunday, Feb. 11
Rd. 4 (10:00 a.m.): Bye
Rd. 5 (11:45 a.m.): Bye
Rd. 6 (2:15 p.m.): Brown vs. No. 6 Princeton
Rd. 7 (4:00 p.m.): Brown vs. No. 7 Penn 

Brown Women's Results (0-3)
Saturday, Feb. 10
Rd. 1 (10:00 a.m.): No. 6 Harvard 19, Brown 8 (E: Harvard 9-0, F: Brown 5-4, S: Harvard 6-3)
Rd. 2 (11:45 a.m.): Yale 24, Brown 3 (E: Yale 9-0, F: Yale 8-1, S: Yale 7-2)
Rd. 3 (2:15 p.m.): No. 2 Columbia 23, Brown 4 (E: Columbia 6-3, F: Columbia 9-0, S: Columbia 8-1)
Sunday, Feb. 11
Rd. 4 (10:00 a.m.): Bye
Rd. 5 (11:45 a.m.): Brown vs. Cornell
Rd. 6 (2:15 p.m.): Brown vs. No. 5 Princeton
Rd. 7 (4:00 p.m.): Brown vs. No. 8 Penn

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