Columbia Fencing BIO
Sam Moelis
Player Profile:
Sam Moelis 2930370
Position: Foil
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Hewlett, N.Y.
High School: Lynbrook
Career Record   Ivy Overall
Freshman 2016-17 6-6 35-15
Overall    6-6 35-15

Freshman (2016-17): Named second-team All-American with 5th place finish at NCAA Championships with 16-7 record and +30 indicator...Sole freshman to represent Columbia at NCAA Championships (March 23-26)... Earned gold medal at NCAA Northeast Regionals with first place finish at 20-2 (March 12)...Made collegiate debut going 8-1 at Penn Elite Invitational (Nov. 5)...Went 6-6 at Ivy League Championships (Feb. 11-12)...Columbia's Rookie of the Year Award Winner.

International Experience: 2017 Junior World team member...Bronze medalist at 2017 Junior Pan American Championships...A 2015 Cadet World Champion... Finished seventh at the Junior World Championships and picked up a Division I National Championship in 2015... Has spent recent summers running fencing camps and a program to introduce the sport to autistic children.