UCSD Fencing BIO
 Alina Marshall

AS A JUNIOR IN 2014-15
UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (11/3) ... Best finish among Triton women (11th) in mixed foil at the San Diego Open (10/26) ... Swept her opponents at the IFCSC Duels with a record of 11-0 (11/21) ... Placed 102nd in Division 1 competition at the North American Cup (1/9) ... Finished 20th in mixed foil at the San Diego Cup (1/25) ... Took 6th at the NCAA West Regional (3/7).

Contributed to a 25-20 record at the Western Invitational (1/11) ... Helped the foil squad to a 23-4 record at the South/South Duals (2/8) ... Led UCSD to a 10th straight IFCSC title by not losing a single bout at the IFCSC Championships (3/2) ... Completed the season with a seventh-place finish at the NCAA West Regionals (3/8).

Started career strong with a second-place finish as part of a podium sweep at the Collegiate Open (10/28) ... Had a third place finish at the 17th Annual BladeRunner tournament (11/4) ... Totaled nine wins at the Western Invitational (1/13) ... Posted an 8-0 record at a four-team dual event hosted by UCSD (1/26) ... Captured third place at the IFCSC Individual Championships (2/10) ... Helped UCSD to a ninth consecutive IFCSC title (2/23) ... Finished a spectacular rookie season with a fourth place finish at the NCAA West Regionals (3/9).

A 2012 graduate of Interlake High School in Bellevue, Wash. ... Made U.S. Fencing All-Academic First Team in back-to-back years (2011-12) ... Medaled in silver and bronze in junior women's team foil and senior women's team foil, respectively, at U.S. Fencing Summer Nationals (2012) ... Earned a silver medal in team epee at Ray Coates Team Tournament in Bellevue, Wash. ... Twice was champion of the Western Washington Junior Women's Three Weapon Tournament (2010 and 2012) ... Was the champion of the Women's Pacific Northwest Sectional Sabre Champion (2010) ... Won two gold medals in Division II Regional Open Circuit (ROC) tournament (2011) ... Earned two silver medals in D-II ROC in consecutive years, including a silver in the epee (2011-12) ... Additionally won a pair of bronze medals in Division I-A ROC Women's Foil and Epee within the same year (2011) ... As a finalist, finished eighth in D-II North American Cup in women's foil and renewed her "C" ranking ... Labeled as the Top "D"-ranked (2009) and "E"-ranked fencer (2010) at the Rain City Internal Championship ... Reached "C" ranking in 2011 ... Awarded silver medal in women's foil and sabre at Washington State Games (2010) ... Received the bronze medal at the Northwest Senior Games in mixed foil (2010) ... Competed for Rain City Fencing Center before and throughout her high school years (2007-12). ... Also competed in equestrian.

Born Dec. 23, 1993 in Redmond, Wash. ... Mother is Maria Marshall ... Has an older brother named Colin ... Majoring in ecology, behavior and evolution at Muir College ... Winning eighth place at D-II North American Cup is her most memorable moment ... Enjoys playing the flute and reading in her spare time ... The Long Shot is her favorite movie ... Listens to Maroon 5 ... Loves chocolate ... Beezie Madden is her favorite athlete ... Her greatest influences are her mom and her coach Steve Colton.

Position: Foil
Year: Senior
City/State: Bellevue, WA
High School: Interlake HS
College: Muir
Major: Ecology, Behavior & Evolution
Experience: 3 Letters
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