All-American Fencer Wins National Championship

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LIU freshman fencer Laura Fekete became the first Shark ever to win an NCAA Division I National Championship in the epeé discipline, defeating the top-seeded fencer from the University of Notre Dame in the title bout. Fekete earned first-team All-America honors in the process, while her teammates Anna Szántay and Chejsa-Kaili Seck earned third-team All-America honors, also becoming the first All-Americans in program history.