Ateneo HS is first runnerup in UAAP Season 75 Fencing Championship

December 17, 2012
Paul Daza

The Ateneo de Manila High School Fencing Team placed second overall in the boys division of the UAAP Season 75 Fencing Championship held from December 11-14 at the Philsports Arena in Pasig.

Winning Ateneo High School’s sole gold medal was Enzo Dial (4-M), who won it for the individual saber event.

Team AHS won three silvers. Dennis Gascon won the first one for the individual epee event, while CJ Tan (4-I), Dennis Gascon, Ian Maullion, and Simon Borja won the second silver for the Epee Team competition. The team’s third silver was for the Team Foil Event, and was won by Elijah Asinas (4-H), Carlos Manalo, Migs Eleazar, and Coby Villanueva.   

Team AHS bagged one bronze medal for the saber team event. The team consisted of Enzo Dial, Benjamin delos Reyes, Ethan Benett, and Chevy Brion.

The AHS Fencing Team is coached by Ryan Janeo, Avelino Victorino, and Edward Daliva.