Year Senior
Hometown White Plains, N.Y.
High School Ardsley
School: CC
Birthdate August 10, 2010


2011-12: Won seven bouts at the Ivy League Championships in men's foil ... placed 14th at NCAA Northeast Regionals ... swept all three bouts vs. Brown at the Ivy round-robin meet ... won two of three from Yale ... posted a 6-1 record vs. NYU, Sacred Heart and Vassar at The Historical Meet Plus ... won both bouts he fenced vs. North Carolina at the NYU Invitational ... went 10-5 at the St. John's Super Cup, sweeping all three bouts vs. Harvard ... also went 2-1 against Penn State, Notre Dame and St. John's.

2010-11: Qualified for NCAA Championships in first collegiate season ... placed 16th in men's foil after winning nine bouts during the tournament ... second team All-Ivy League after going 8-1 on the final day of competition ... finished 9-6 at the St. John's Super Cup with a sweep of Harvard ... went 9-5 at the NYU Duals with a 3-0 sweep vs. Stevens Tech ... placed 21st in junior men's foil at the Dallas North American Cup.

At Ardsley: Two-time captain ... named most valuable athlete twice ... earned athletic scholar award ... team was league champions.

Outside Experience: Nationally ranked ... finished second in 2009 Cadet World Cup in Poland ... ninth in Division I competition in Colorado Springs.

Personal: Plans to major in economics ... son of Fern and Dirkson Charles ... brother, Lowden, fenced for Stevens Tech ... enjoys reading and movies ... Bolivar Xavier Charles, b. January 11, 1992 in New York City.

Career Record:

2010-11:  28-16
2011-12:  29-22

Overall:  57-38

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