Columbia Fencing BIO
 Emma Peterson
Career Record     Total
Junior 2014-15    
Sophomore 2012-13   26-29
Freshman 2011-12   17-6
Overall     43-40

Sophomore (2012-13):
Took 26th at the NCAA Northeast Regionals (March 11) … Posted a 5-4 record at the Ivy League Championships (March 2-3) … Competed at the NYU Invitational (Jan. 27) … Fenced at the St. John’s Super Cup (Jan. 26) … Went 12-6 at the Penn State Invitational (Jan. 12)…. Notched a 2-1 mark against NJIT at the Columbia Imitational (Nov. 30).

Freshman (2011-12):
Went 5-3 at the Ivy League Championships (Feb. 11-12) … Posted a 5-1 record at the St. John’s Super Cup, winning both bouts she fenced versus Penn State and went 2-3 against Notre Dame (Jan. 21).

International Experience:
Helped the women’s epee team finish first at the 2011 Summer Nationals … Finished 2010 ranked 31st among Juniors …. Bronze medalist in Cadet at the 2009 Summer Nationals … Placed third in the Cadet women’s epee at the 2008 Junior Olympics.

Before Columbia:
Served as captain at Harvard-Westlake.


Personal:
Interested in pursuing a degree in medicine or classics … Studies ancient Latin and Greek … Daughter of Lewis and Margaret Peterson. 

Position: Epee
Year: Junior
Hometown: Santa Monica, Calif.
High School: Harvard-Westlake
College: CC