Author Archives: The Ivy League

About The Ivy League

Founded in 1954, the Ivy League includes Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Harvard, Princeton and Yale Universities, Dartmouth College and the University of Pennsylvania, and provides the country’s widest intercollegiate athletic opportunities for both men and women, with over 8,000 athletes competing each year. The Ivy League annually finishes among the top conferences in the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics competitive rankings, and Ivy student-athletes annually compile the country’s best records in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Academic Performance Ratings.

Looking for the 2008-09 Ivy Round-Robins?

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Day 2: Sights and Sounds of Ivy Round-Robins

The second day of action has finished and the All-Ivy distinctions have been named. Congratulations goes out to Head Coach George Kolombatovich and the Columbia Lions for going undefeated in both the men’s (5-0) and women’s (6-0) competitions. For those … Continue reading

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What a Difference a Year Makes

It really is amazing what exactly can be done in just one year. Our initial fencing blog (from last year’s Round-Robins) has enjoyed 3,436 total hits from outside sources (i.e. – not anybody that has the authority to contribute to it) … Continue reading

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2008 Champions!

Congratulations are in order for all squads at this year’s competition for two incredible days of fencing.  But a special congratulations goes out to the staff of Columbia University, led by Head Coach George Kolombatovich, who’s Lions fenced flawlessly in … Continue reading

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2008 Fencing All-Ivy Selections

The following names are men and women that have been honored with First or Second Team All-Ivy distinction based on the results from the 2008 Ivy Fencing Championships. Men’s Sabre: 1st Team All-Ivy 1. Jeff Spear (Columbia) – 14-1 2. … Continue reading

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Women's: Penn 20, Princeton 7

The second half of the Ivy League Fencing Round-Robins (formerly known as the “South” Championship) is taking place at Princeton University’s Jadwin Gymnasium in Princeton, N.J., on February 10, 2008. Below is the latest match report. Sabre: Penn, 6-3 Penn: Danielle Kamis 2-1, Alexis Baran 2-1, Cassandra Partyka 2-1. Princeton: Cara … Continue reading

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Women's: Harvard 17, Cornell 10

The second half of the Ivy League Fencing Round-Robins (formerly known as the “South” Championship) is taking place at Princeton University’s Jadwin Gymnasium in Princeton, N.J., on February 10, 2008. Below is the latest match report. Sabre: Harvard, 6-3 Cornell: Alison Ewing 0-2, Julie Viola 0-1, Alexandra Heiss 2-1, Gwen Waichman … Continue reading

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