BRSN Announces Athlete of the Week: Fencer Victoria Wines
The BRSN team selects one Cornell athlete each week whose performance stood out among their peers both within the Cornell athletic community and the Ivy League.
RELEASE: ITHACA, NY — BRSN has named senior fencer Victoria Wines as this week’s Athlete of the Week. Wines became Cornell’s first four-time All-Ivy fencer when she finished just shy of a medal at this weekend’s 2017 Ivy League Fencing Round Robin at the Tse Ping-Cheng Cheung Ling Sports Center in Philadelphia. An accomplished junior, between 2008-12 the Sommers, N.Y. native won 17 national medals, earning a spot on the 2012 National Cadet team. Wines also won the gold medal in epee at the 2011 Moedling Cadet European Cup in Austria.