Penn Quakers fencing

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Penn Quakers
First season 1925
Head coach Andy Ma
4th season, 93–33 (.738)
Other staff Randall LeMaster, Micky Zeljkovic
Home stadium Hutchinson Gym
Location Philadelphia, PA
League NCAA Division I
Conference Ivy League
National Titles 3
Conference titles 16
Rivalries Princeton Tigers
All-Americans 116 [1]
Colors Blue and Red[2]
Fight song Fight on, Pennsylvania!

The Penn Quakers fencing team is the intercollegiate fencing team for the University of Pennsylvania, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The team competes in the Ivy League, within the NCAA Division I.

The university first fielded a team in 1925. The team is currently coached by Andy Ma, former coach of several members of the Chinese National Fencing Team.[3][4]


Penn has historically fielded a strong fencing team, capturing the national title three times since the program's inception in 1925. The program has produced 11 Olympians, most recently Cliff Bayer and Tamir Bloom in 2000.[5]

Notable former fencers[edit]

Notable alumni include:

Year-by-year results[edit]


Conference championships[edit]


  1. ^ MEN’S FENCING All-Time Honors (PDF), retrieved 2012-10-29 [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Logo & Branding Standards". University of Pennsylvania. Retrieved April 1, 2016. 
  3. ^ Fencing Statistics, archived from the original on 2013-05-27, retrieved 2012-10-29 
  4. ^ Fencing Statistics, archived from the original on 2013-01-21, retrieved 2012-10-29 
  5. ^ MEN’S FENCING All-Time International Competitors and Olympians (PDF), archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-07-24, retrieved 2012-10-29 

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