Temple University Owls

Fencing School Name:

Other

NCAA Team:

Womens

NCAA Division:

Division 1

Head Coach:

Nikki Franke

Épée Coach:

Foil Coach:

Nikki Franke

Saber Coach:

Josh Herring

Other:

Armorer, Sport Psychologist, Strength Coach

Department Email:

nfranke@temple.edu

Phone Number:

215-204-7448

Department Address:

Temple University, 106 McGonigle Hall, 1800 N. Broad St. Philadelphia, PA 19122

Men's Fencing Dept Website:

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Women's Fencing Dept Website:

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School Info:

Temple is an excellent university and has a lot to offer a student, both academically as well as athletically. The University has 125 undergraduate majors and the 13 Schools and Colleges within the University are well known and respected throughout the country. Temple also has an Undergraduate Honors Program for academically talented students as well as a full range of accredited professional schools for graduate study. Although Temple is a large, comprehensive research institution, the average class size is only 27. In addition, Temple offers an excellent Academic Scholarship Program.

Team Info:

During the 2016-17 season, the Temple Owls were 34-9 in dual meets and had two representatives selected to the NCAA Championships, including one Honorable Mention All-American. The Team was ranked in the Top 10 in every poll throughout the season, finishing tied for eighth in the final poll of the year. The Owls also captured their 21st straight NIWFA Championship.

Training Info:

*Daily Practice every afternoon *Strength and Conditioning 3x/wk *Individual Lessons *Psychological Skills Training Weekly

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Fencing Scholarships Available:

Yes

Currently Recruiting:

Yes

Walk Ons Accepted?:

Yes

Tournaments Attending:

*November NAC - Kansas City, MO
*January NAC - Virginia Beach, VA
*JO's - Memphis, TN
*April NAC - Richmond, VA
*Summer Nationals - St. Louis, MO

 

Season Schedule:

TBD

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Team Positions Available


Season: 2017-18

Type: Female

Weapon:

    Epeé - Level: 1

    Foil - Level: 2

    Saber - Level: 1


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