Forum staff reports, Published February 24 2014
F-M Fencing Club fares well at state meetVICTORIA, Minn. – The Fargo-Moorhead Fencing Club’s boys and girls teams claimed second, third and fourth place finishes at last weekend’s Minnesota state high school championships.
The boys epee team of Mason Tacke, Dominic Baer, Nathaniel Schindler and Noah Smith placed second.
The boys foil team of Derek Schindlbeck, Edward Powell and Philip Baer placed third. The girls epee team of Emily Slicer, Elizabeth Powell and Nicole Thompson placed fourth.
Individually, Philip Baer placed third in the boys foil and was named a first-team all stater. Smith placed eighth in the boys epee and was named a third-team all stater.
Other all-state selections were Schindlbeck (third team foil), Dominic Baer (second team epee), Tacke (third team epee) and Nicole Thompson (second team epee).