Marian Catholic Fencers Earn Medals

Marian fencers
In the front is sophomore Simiola Babayode (Hazel Crest) who placed 7th in Women’s Epee. In the center is sophomore John Kirschenheiter (Flossmoor) who placed 5th in Men’s Epee; sophomore Laura Maro (Chicago Heights) with a 5th in Women’s Saber; and sophomore Melen Skurka (Lowell, Ind.) who tied for 7th in Women’s Saber. In the back is freshman Andrew Tolbert (Dolton) who tied for 3rd in Men’s Epee. (PHOTO SUPPLIED)

Chicago Heights, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Five Marian Catholic fencers earned medals at the Great Lakes High School Fencing Conference Junior Varsity Championships, held at Marian Central Catholic High School in Woodstock, IL, January 15th. This is the fifth consecutive year Marian Junior Varsity fencers earned medals, and the first year in which MCHS earned multiple medals at this event.