UCSD Fencing BIO
 Amrit Khalsa

AS A SENIOR IN 2013-14
Contributed to a 24-3 record in epee at the South/South Duals (2/08).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2012-13
Started the season off with an 8th place finish in foil at the Collegiate Open hosted by Caltech (10/28) ... Finished in 7th place in foil at the 17th Annual Bladerunner Tournament hosted by UCSD (11/04) ... Finished undefeated at the IFCSC Mega Meet hosted by UC Irvine (11/18) ... Again went undefeated at a four-team dual event hosted by UCSD (1/26) ... Was part of a podium sweep with a third place finish in foil at the IFCSC Individual Championships (2/10) ... Helped UCSD win a 9th consecutive IFCSC Title in foil at the Team Championships hosted by UC Irvine (2/23) ... Finished 8th in foil at the NCAA West Regionals (3/9).

Won the women's foil title at the Collegiate Open, hosted at UC Irvine (11/6) ... Placed second at the IFCSC Individual Championships (2/11-2/12) ... Came in second at IFCSC Individual Championships (2/11-2/12) ... Earned fifth place overall at the NCAA West Regional Championships (3/10-3/11) ... Began season with a 10th-place finish at the 16th Annual BladeRunner Tournament (10/29-10/30) ... Earned an 8-1 record at the UC Santa Barbara Mega Duals (11/19) ... Was the Tritons' top-finishing foilist with a 10-5 record during the NCAA West Invitational, in which the UCSD women earned a third-place finish (1/7-1/8).

At the 15th Annual BladeRunner Tournament, earned an eighth-place finish in foil (11/13-11/14) ... Finished fifth at the UC Irvine Duals (2/26).

A 2010 graduate of The Urban School of San Francisco in San Francisco ... Was a competitive fencer in high school, earning third place at the San Francisco All-City Championships.

Born March 28, 1992 in San Francisco ... Parents are Japji and Dharam Khalsa ... Has an older brother named Guru ... Majoring in ecology, behavior & evolution at Muir College ... Minoring in psychology ... Career goal is to work in wildlife conservation and education ... Hobbies include acting and board games ... A fan of the San Francisco Giants ... Favorite athlete is Johnny Weir ... Top movie is The Lord of the Rings.

Position: Foil
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
High School: The Urban School
College: Muir
Major: Ecology, Behavior & Evolution
Experience: 3 Letters
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