Vikings combine for eight victories at Northwestern Duals

The Lawrence women earned four victories at the Northwestern Duals.
The Lawrence women earned four victories at the Northwestern Duals.

EVANSTON, Ill. -- The Lawrence University men's and women's fencing teams combined for eight victories Saturday and Sunday at the Northwestern Duals at Patten Gymnasium.

On the men's side, Lawrence posted a 4-5 record and opened play with a 15-12 victory over Caltech. Lawrence grabbed a 14-13 win over Northwestern's club team thanks to the foil squad collecting a 7-2 mark. 

The Vikings followed that with a 17-10 win over Incarnate Word, and this time it was sabre taking the lead with an 8-1 record. Lawrence also picked up a 19-7 win over Cleveland State, and epee led the way with an 8-1 mark.

The Lawrence women went 4-6 and earned its first win of the weekend with a 27-0 pasting of Caltech. Lawrence then edged Incarnate Word 15-12, and it was foil that made the difference with an 8-1 record for the Vikings.

Lawrence posted another lopsided win with a 25-2 victory over Cleveland State, and the Vikings went 9-0 in sabre. Lawrence also topped Farleigh Dickinson 18-9 and sabre picked up seven win for the Vikings.

WOMEN

Temple 20, Lawrence 7 (Sabre, Temple 8, LU 1; Foil, Temple 6, LU 3; Epee, Temple 6, LU 3)

Air Force 19, Lawrence 8 (Sabre AF 8, LU 1; Foil AF 6, LU 3; Epee AF 5, LU 4)

Lawrence 27, Caltech 0 (Sabre LU 9, CT 0; Foil LU 9, CT 0; Epee LU 9, CT 0)

Lawrence 15, Incarnate Word 12 (Sabre LU 6, UIW 3; Foil LU 8, UIW 1; Epee UIW 8, LU 1)

Duke 26, Lawrence 1 (Sabre Duke 9, LU 0; Foil Duke 9, LU 0; Epee Duke 8, LU 1)

Lawrence 25, Cleveland State 2 (Sabre LU 9, CSU 0; Foil LU 7, CSU 2; Epee LU 9, CSU 2)

Stanford 18, Lawrence 9 (Sabre Stan 8, LU 1; Foil Stan 5, LU 4; Epee Stan 5, LU 4)

Lawrence 18, Farleigh Dickinson 9 (Sabre LU 7, FDU 2; Foil LU 5, FDU 4; Epee LU 6, FDU 3)

Northwestern 18, Lawrence 9 (Sabre NW 7, LU 2; Foil NW 6, LU 3; Epee NW 5, LU 4)

San Diego 14, Lawrence 13 (Sabre SD 5, LU 4; Foil SD 6, LU 3; Epee LU 6, SD 3)

MEN

Lawrence 15, Caltech 12 (Sabre LU 6, CT 3; Foil LU 6, CT 3; Epee CT 6, LU 3)

Air Force 21, Lawrence 6 (Sabre AF 7, LU 2; Foil AF 7, LU 2; Epee AF 7, LU 2)

Lawrence 14, Northwestern 13 (Sabre LU 3, NW 6; Foil LU 7, NW 2; Epee NW 5, LU 4)

Lawrence 17, Incarnate Word 10 (Sabre LU 8, UIW 1; Foil UIW 6, LU 3; Epee LU 6, UIW 3)

Duke 25, Lawrence 2 (Sabre Duke 8, LU 1; Foil Duke 8, LU 1; Epee Duke 9, LU 0)

Stanford 22, Lawrence 5 (Sabre Stan 7, LU 2; Foil Stan 8, LU 1; Epee Stan 7, LU 2)

San Diego 18, Lawrence 9 (Sabre SD 6, LU 3; Foil SD 8, LU 1; Epee LU 5, SD 4)

North Carolina 17, Lawrence 10 (Sabre UNC 7, LU 2; Foil UNC 7, LU 2; Epee LU 6, UNC 3)

Lawrence 19, Cleveland State 7 (Sabre LU 4, CSU 4; Foil LU 7, CSU 2; Epee LU 8, CSU 1)