"To create a respectful and empowering team atmosphere where student athletes are inspired to better their fencing skills, strategies, and athletic mindset with the goal of creating team victories and a healthy, balanced lifestyle."
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Lawrence University is one of the smallest schools in the nation to sponsor intercollegiate fencing. Members of the Midwest Fencing Conference, the Vikings compete in tournaments across the region against some of the best fencers in the country. Lawrence has one national champion to its credit as Mike Gattnar won the NCAA title in epee in 1995. The Vikings also had a four-time NCAA Championships qualifier in Jeff Peyton, who went to the national meet from 1998 to 2001.

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Lawrence fencers split at DeCicco Duals

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 9:46pm
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Abaray emerges from national search to lead Lawrence Department of Athletics

Tue, 11/10/2015 - 11:41am
APPLETON, Wis. — Christyn Abaray is the new Lawrence University Director of Athletics, President Mark Burstein announced today. Abaray takes over for Mike Szkodzinski, who announced this past spring he was stepping down to devote his full attention to coaching the Vikings’ ice hockey team. Abaray has served as director of athletics at Buena Vista … Continue reading Abaray emerges from national search to lead Lawrence Department of Athletics

Lawrence men go unbeaten at Northwestern Duals

Sun, 11/01/2015 - 6:28pm
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Kaeding steps down as fencing coach; Amich to return as head coach

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 1:29pm
APPLETON, Wis. — Alex Kaeding has resigned as the fencing coach at Lawrence University, Director of Athletics Mike Szkodzinski announced today. Kaeding, who took over as head coach in July 2014, stepped away from Lawrence’s program to concentrate on his work career. Former head coach Steve Amich will return to the top coaching position, Szkodzinski … Continue reading Kaeding steps down as fencing coach; Amich to return as head coach

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