UCSD Fencing BIO
 Nicole Chiang

AS A JUNIOR IN 2014-15
An All-Western Fencing Conference Selection ... Top finish among UCSD women (16th) at BladeRunner (11/15)  ... Finished 104th overall in women's foil at the North American Cup (1/9) ... Went 11-6 at the West Invitational as the Triton women won the conference title (1/17) ... Took second place at the San Diego Cup (1/25) ... 1 of 4 Triton women to go undefeated at the IFCSC Championships (2/21) ... Finished third overall at the NCAA West Regional after posting a record of 9-3 (3/7).

An All-Western Fencing Conference selection ... Started the season with an 18th place finish at the San Diego Open (10/27) ... Contributed to a 25-20 record for the foil team at the Western Invitational (1/11) ... Helped the foil squad to a 23-4 record at the South/South Duals (2/8) ... Helped secure a 10th straight IFCSC Championship for UCSD in foil by not losing a single bout (3/1) ... Secured a fourth place finish at the NCAA West Regionals (3/8).

Started her career with a first place finish at the Collegiate Open hosted by Caltech (10/28) ... Continued her amazing start with a second straight first place finish at the 17th Annual Bladerunner Tournament hosted by UCSD (11/4) ... Placed 67th of 125 in Junior Foil and 72nd of 114 in Division 1 Foil at the North American Cup in Virginia ... Was undefeated at a four-team dual event held at UCSD (1/26) ... Secured yet another first place finish at the IFCSC Individual Championships (2/10) ... Ended her outstanding season with a fifth place showing at the NCAA West Regionals (3/9).

A 2012 graduate of Winnacunnet High School in Hampton, N.H. ... Earned "C" rating in foil at 2010 Vermont Upper Valley Holiday Open and "E" rating in Epee Summer National Championship ... Took first place in epee and foil at Granite State Open ... 12th in Y-14 Foil North American Cup in 2010 ... Placed 13th in Y-14 Foil New Hampshire Open in April 2010 ... Competed for the Seacoast Fencing Club in New Hampshire during all four years of high school.

Born March 23, 1995 in Tainan, Taiwan ... Parents are James and Lola Chiang ... Her parents both graduated from Illinois ... Has a younger brother named Will ... Majoring in nano engineering at Marshall College ... Enjoys the Bourne movies ... If necessary, could eat non-instant salmon miso soup for the rest of her life ... Playing the violin, reading, traveling and doing puzzles are among her hobbies.

Position: Epee
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hampton, NH
High School: Winnacunnet HS
College: Marshall
Major: Nano engineering
Experience: 3 Letters
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