LIU Taps Olympian Dwight Smith as Fencing Head Coach


Olympic fencer Dwight Smith, a four-time USA National Team member, appointed as head Coach for the men’s and women’s fencing programs. In 2021, Smith was an Olympic alternate for USA Fencing, and traveled with the team as a training partner to Tokyo. He has medaled at multiple national championships, including a silver in 2015, and earned bronze at the 2019 North America Cup Olympic qualifier. Last year, Smith was selected national assistant coach of men’s epee for USA Fencing.