UCSD Fencing BIO
 Michael Fong

AS A JUNIOR IN 2010-11: Out of a total of 31 competitors, took 1st in the Collegiate Open ... Went undefeated at the UC Irvine Duals (51-3) ... Competed at the Bladerunner event held in San Diego, Calif. ... Took bronze in men's foil ... Also came in 5th place at the NCAA West Regionals.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009-10: Finished in 2nd place at the Collegiate Open ... Took 5th at the 14th annual BladeRunner Tournament ... Earned his way to a 22nd place finish at the North American Cup held in San Jose, Calif. ... At the NCAA West Regional, he earned 1st place in a final bout against a competitor from Air Force Academy by a score of 15-7 ... Finished the season at the NCAA National Championships in Cambridge, Mass., where he scored 5 victories in the first 4 rounds and 38 touches earning him a 19th place finish overall ... Helped the Tritons fencing team finish 17th in the nation.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09: Competed at the 2009 National Collegiate Fencing Championships, finishing with three wins and 60 touches ... Advanced to the championships after placing second at the NCAA West Regional in Palo Alto, Calif. ... Finished with a perfect 36-0 record in the regular season, helping the Tritons to a conference title.

A 2008 graduate of Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose, Calif. ... Competed for the California Fencing Academy.

PERSONAL: Born on April 25, 1988 ... Parents are Steven and Donna Fong, both of whom attended UC Berkeley ... Has a younger sister named Kristin ... A bioengineering at Sixth College ... Enjoys playing cards, ultimate Frisbee and paintball in his free time.

Position: Foil
Year: Senior
City/State: Santa Clara, CA
High School: Archbishop Mitty HS
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