Columbia Fencing BIO
Sam Moelis
Player Profile:
Sam Moelis 2930370
Position: Foil
Year: Sophomore
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...Gold medalist in team men's foil at 2017 Junior Olympics...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.