Seven Red Storm fencers earn All-American status.
Three Red Storm fencers earn All-America honors.
2012 U.S. Olympian has sights set on third-career individual NCAA Championship.
ESPN3 To Broadcast Men's And Women's Semifinal and Final Rounds.
Junior Alina Ferdman and redshirt senior Daryl Homer win gold medals.
Temple Invitational & National Squad Championships Preview
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.
St. John's placed fourth and Evgeniya Kirpicheva won an individual national title at the 2012 NCAA Championships.
Photos from Feb. 25 at the Temple Invitational in Philadelphia, Pa. and the U.S. Collegiate Squad Championships at NYU.
2011-12: Posted a 71-32 record on the season ... Led the entire men's team in wins ... Placed 10th at the NCAA Championships with a 13-10 record, becoming a Third Team All-American in the process ... Also went 13-10 at the Northeastern Regionals and finished seventh ... Helped lead the men's saber team to a bronze medal at the U.S. Collegiate Squad Championships ... Led the men's team in wins at both St. John's Invitational and the NYU Invitational, posting a 12-3 mark at both events ... Placed seventh at the December North American Cup (Division I) in Kansas City, Mo. ... Tied for the most wins on the men's team at the Brandeis Invitational, posting a 14-1 record.
2010-11: Posted a 56-26 record on the year ... Went 14-9 at the NCAA Championships, placing eighth and earning Second Team All-America honors for a second straight season ... Went 16-7 at the NCAA Northeast Regionals ... Placed eighth at the Div. 1 North American Cup in Dallas, Texas ... Won 12 bouts at the NYU Invitational, tying for most wins on the men's team.
2009-10: Posted a 87-34 record on the year ... Won the second-most bouts on the team, finishing just six wins shy of squadmate Daryl Homer ... Was one of just three men's team members to win 10 or more bouts in five different events ... Went 14-9 at the NCAA Championships, placing eighth and earning Second Team All-America honors ... Placed second at the NCAA Northeast Regionals with a 19-4 record ... Went 10-2 at the Brandeis Invitational.
Before St. John's: Competed for the Manhattan Fencing Center ... Fenced for the St. Peter's Preparatory team for four years, captaining the squad every year ... Finished second in the individual men's saber event in both the 2008 and 2009 State Championships ... Won the individual District 3 men's saber title in 2007.
Personal: Favorite book is Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury ... Favorite movie is Jaws ... Favorite pro team is the Baltimore Ravens ... Majoring in History ... Son of John and Teresa Buckley ... Has one younger sister, Sarah.