UCSD Fencing BIO
 Mitchell Shulman

AS A JUNIOR IN 2015-16Took second in foil at 2015 San Diego Open ... Seventh in BladeRunner for foil ... Placed 5th in senior men's team foil and 121st in Division I foil at North American Cup ... 12th in senior mixed foil at 2016 San Diego Open ... Took 4th in foil at NCAA West Regionals.

Finished 11th in a field of 51 competitors at BladeRunner (11/16) ... Took seventh in team men's foil at the North American Cup (1/9).

Started his collegiate career with a 14th place finish at the San Diego Open (10/27) ... Did not lose a single bout at the North/South Duals (11/3) ... Contributed to a 26-10 record at the Western Invitational (1/11) ... Had an impressive 22nd place finish out of 173 competitors at the North American Cup (1/19) ... Finished the weekend 19-8 individually as the UCSD foil squad upset third-ranked reigning national champion Princeton, No. 4 Notre Dame and No. 6 Ohio State at the Northwestern Invitational (2/2) ... Helped UCSD foil to a 24-3 record at the South/South Duals (2/8) ... Capped off an impressive season with a ninth place finish at the NCAA West Regionals (3/8).

A 2013 graduate of Drew School in San Francisco ... Was a member of the Dragons' varsity golf team as a senior ... Competed for San Francisco Fencers' Club under head coach Oleksiy Fortunatov ... A two-time Junior Olympics silver medalist (2014, 2014) ... Four-time National Team Event bronze medal winner (2011-14) ... Won a National Achievement Award in 2013 ...

Born June 22 in San Francisco ... Parents are Alex and Annette Shulman ... Has an older brother named Joshua ... A structural engineering major at Roosevelt College ... A die hard San Francisco 49ers fan ... Favorite athletes are Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson and Arnold Schwarzenegger ... Favorite movie is Forrest Gump ... Enjoys listening to music by Beethoven, Mozzart, Lil' Wayne and Bach ... Almost fluent in Mandarin ... Could eat sushi for the rest of his life ... Hobbies include stamp collecting.

Position: Foil
Year: Freshman
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
High School: Drew School
College: Roosevelt
Major: Structural Engineering
Experience: High School
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