Monday, February 11, 2013 | Fencing
The Ottawa native is in her fourth year and studying Biology. Over the weekend at the OUA Women’s Fencing Championships, she captured individual Gold for the Ravens in the Sabre Class. She also helped the team capture Sabre Gold in the team category.
The Carleton Raven’s women’s fencing team captured their fourth OUA Championship in school history, including their third over the past four years. The Ravens finished with an impressive 265 points. Queen’s placed second overall with 194 points and Western was third with 172 points.
Leading the Ravens were the trio of Adrienne Sukunda, Gillian Turnbull and Melanie McCann. In women’s sabre, Sukunda received the Fred Wach Trophy after taking home gold on Day One. In women’s epee, Turnbull captured silver and McCann earned bronze.
On Day Two, Carleton continued their dominance capturing team gold in both the Sabre and Epee team events. Queen’s captured gold in the women’s foil team event