Chloe won silver in the women’s event. Jake was the highest placed Pope fencer in the men’s event with a 5th place finish.
Of the 21 Pope fencers in the tournament, 9 earned points for the team and a league ranking for themselves by finishing in the top 16 in their event. For the women they were: Chloe (2nd), Katie V R (7th – her first top 8 finish and first league ranking), Christi (8th – her first top 8 finish), Katey C (9th) and Paige (13th). For the men they are: Jake (5th), Nick (9th), Ian (12th – his first top 16 finish and first league ranking) and Mike (13th).
Three Pope fencers beat their previous best finish: Katie V R, Christi and Ian.
The women’s team has a total of 138 points and is tied with Lassiter for 1st place. The men’s team has 79 points and is ranked 5th. Men and women combined are in 3rd place behind Northview and Johns Creek.
Go to this season’s results page for detailed results and league rankings.
Our next tournament is on October 15 at North Springs High School. This will be the first tournament at which new fencers can compete.