AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-13
Began the season with a third place finish in men's sabre as part of a podium sweep at the COllegiate Open, hosted by Caltech (10/28) ... Continued strong freshman season with another third place finish in men's sabre at the 17th BladeRunner tournament at RIMAC (11/04) ... Helped contribute to a 9th place finish in the Senior Saber at the North American Cup in Virginia ... Went undefeated in sabre at a four-team dual event held at the Main Gym (1/26) ... Finished in second place at the Individual Championships held at Pomona (2/10) ... Helped UCSD capture a ninth consecutive IFCSC title at UC Irvine (2/24) ... Finished a strong freshman season with a second place finish in sabre at the NCAA West Regionals (3/9).
A 2012 graduate of Oak Ridge High School in El Dorado Hills ... Fenced for the Sacramento Fencing Club before and during high school (2003-11) ... Also fenced for Sacramento Saber Fencing (2011-12) ... Placed in his first national tournament, the 2011 U.S. Fencing Summer National Championships, in Reno, Nev.
Born April 30, 1994 in Oceanside ... Parents are Douglas Dickinson and Jennifer Rose ... Has an older brother named Brandon, an older sister named Kelsey and a twin brother named Kyle ... A biochemistry major at Warren College ... Considers placing in the 2011 U.S. Fencing Summer National Championships in Reno, Nev., his first tournament, as his most memorable moment in fencing ... Counts cooking, hanging out with friends and playing tennis among his hobbies ... Cheers for the Sacramento Kings ... Memento is his favorite flick ... His parents are his greatest influences ... After graduation, plans to go to medical school and study hematology so he can work in a hospital lab doing blood work.