St. John's fencing represented with 10 top-20 finishes.
Senior Max Blitzer posted highest finish by current Red Storm fencer.
10 current Red Storm fencers competed in event.
Red Storm alums Homer, Wozniak, Guy make top-20 individual finishes; Wozniak collects third-career team bronze medal.
Seven Red Storm fencers earn All-American status.
A slideshow of the 2011-12 Red Storm fencing team and photos from throughout the program's rich history.
Team Captain Marat Israelian and Alexandra Tannous recap this past weekend's St. John's and NYU Invitaionals.
Photos from Feb. 25 at the Temple Invitational in Philadelphia, Pa. and the U.S. Collegiate Squad Championships at NYU.
2011-12: Posted a 50-23 record on the season ... Placed sixth at the Northeast Regionals with a 16-7 mark ... Helped the men's epee squad capture a gold medal at the U.S. Collegiate Squad Championships ... Had an 8-1 mark at the Temple Invitational, tying for the second most wins on the men's team ... Also tied for the second most wins on the men's team at the NYU Invitational with a 9-3 record ... Had an 8-7 record at the St. John's Invitational ... Placed 78th at the January North American Cup (Division I) in Portland, Ore. ... Finished in 36th place at the December NAC (Division I) in Kansas City, Mo. ... Posted a 9-5 record at the Brandeis Invitational.
2010-11: Posted a 42-14 record on the year ... Switched over to the men's epee squad ... Went 10-2 at the Northeast Regionals ... Went 6-3 at the Temple Invitational ... Posted a 10-5 record at the St. John's Invitational ... Had an 11-4 mark at the NYU Invitational ... Went 5-0 at the Brandeis Invitational ... Finished 11th at the North American Cup C (Division I).
2009-10: Posted a 50-44 record on the year as a member of the men's foil squad ... Was the only member of the men's foil squad to qualify for the NCAA Championships, where he placed 15th with a 10-13 record ... Went 13-10 at the Northeast Regionals ... Had a 1-5 record at the Temple Invitational ... Posted an 8-7 mark at the St. John's Invitational ... Went 9-6 at the NYU Invitational ... Had a 9-3 mark at the Brandeis Invitational.
Before St. John's: Was a member of the U.S. Junior National Team from 2006-2009, helping lead the squad to championships in 2008 and 2009 ... Won the gold medal at the Junior World Championships in Goteborg, Sweden in 2006 ... Finished in the top-16 in the Senior World Cup in Bern, Switzerland in 2007 ... Has also competed for the New York Athletic Club fencing team ... Placed fifth at the 2009 Pomme de Terre, earning an A09 ranking in the process.
Personal: Born in Cowansville, Quebec, Canada, he is a Canadian, American, and Swiss citizen ... Majoring in Government ... Favorite movie is Man on Fire ... Favorite pro team is the New York Jets ... Favorite TV show is How I Met your Mother ... Parents are Susan and Doug Watson ... has one sister, Sarah, and two brothers, Josh and Tim.