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 Margaret Lu
Career Record          
Junior 2014-15       44-3
Sophomore 2013-14       59-13
First-Year 2012-13       53-6
Overall         156-22

Junior (2014-15):
All-Ivy League First-Team … Finished with an unblemished mark of 6-0 at the Columbia Invitational (Nov. 15) ... Went 9-2 at the St. John’s Invitational (Jan. 24) … Posted a 12-0 ledger at the NYU Invitational (Jan. 25) ... Tallied a 17-1 record at the Ivy League Round-Robins including perfect 3-0 records vs. Brown, Princeton, Yale, Cornell and Penn (Feb. 8-9). 

Sophomore (2013-14):
Earned All-Ivy League first team honors … Posted a 16-2 record, which was good for first, at the Ivy league Round-Robins (Feb. 8-9) … Went 12-3 at the St. John’s Invite (Jan. 26) … Notched a 10-5 mark at the NYU Invite (Jan. 25) … Went unbeaten (12-0) at the Penn State Invite (Jan. 12) … Turned in a 9-3 performance at the Brandeis Invitational (Dec. 8).

First-Year (2012-13):
All-Ivy League first team … With a 16-2 record, placed first at the Ivy League Championships (March 2-3) … Went 6-3 at the NYU Invitational (Jan. 27) … Turned in an 11-2 performance at the St. John’s Super Cup (Jan. 26) … Went unbeaten, 12-0, at the Penn State Invitational (Jan. 12) … Swept Tufts, 3-0, in her collegiate debut at the Columbia Invitational (Nov. 30).

International Experience:
Took home gold in the Division I women's foil at the 2014 December NAC ... Tied for third at the 2014 October NAC ... Bested her 2013 Senior Worlds result of 44th with a 22nd place showing in Kazan, Russia in July 2014 ... Finished sixth in the Division I women’s foil at the 2014 USA Fencing National Championships in Columbus, Ohio … Gold medalists at the 2014 USA Fencing National Championships in Minnesota … Helped the US Junior women’s foil team to a gold medal at the 2014 Junior World Championships in Bulgaria ... Ranked second in USA juniors … Bronze medalist at the Junior World Championships in 2011 … Two-time US National Champion (2010, 2011) … Gold medalist at the cadet (U17), Angyalfoldm, PBT Kupa, Budapest and Hungary in October 2010 … Captured gold at the Virginia Beach NAC November 2012. 

Position: Foil
Year: Junior
Hometown: Greenwich, Conn.
High School: Greenwich
College: CC
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