Columbia Fencing BIO
 Jessie Laffey
Career Record     Foil Total   Sabre Total   Total
Freshman 2013-14   40-7   17-30   57-37
Overall      40-7   17-30    57-37

Freshman (2013-14):
Earned the bronze medal at the NCAA Northeast Regional with a 14-6 performance (March 9) … Went unbeaten (6-0) in the foil at the Historical Meet (Feb. 21) … Competed at the Ivy League Round Robins in the sabre (Feb. 8-9) … Took the strip in the sabre at the St. John’s Invite (Jan. 26) … Notched a 9-6 mark in the sabre at the NYU Invite (Jan. 25) … Posted an unblemished 6-0 mark in the foil at the Penn State Invite (Jan. 12) … Went 8-1 in the foil at the Brandeis Invitational … Made her collegiate debut in the foil with a 3-0 performance against NJIT at the Columbia Invitational (Nov. 22).

International Experience:
2014-15:
Turned in a 5th-place performance at the November NAC in Junior Women’s Foil (Nov. 7-10) ... Took 30th at the October NAC (Oct. 10-13) ... Finished 22nd at the World Cup in Timisoara, Romania (Sept. 27) ... Turned in a 12th-place finish in the women’s foil at the 2014 Korea-USA Elite Fencing Invitational (July 2-7) … Placed seventh in the Junior women’s foil and finished 20th in the Division I women’s foil at the 2014 USA Fencing National Championships in Columbus, Ohio.

Before Columbia:
Earned back-to-back bronze medals in Junior Women’s Foil at the Junior Olympics in 2012 and 2013 … Bronze medalist in Cadet Women’s Foil at the Junior Olympics in 2012 … Finished fifth at the Cadet World Cup in 2012 … Placed eighth at the 2012 Junior North American Cup.

Position: Foil
Year: Sophomore
City/State: Glen Ridge, N.J.
High School: Glen Ridge
College: BC
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