| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:09 PM
With Chicago’s Eliza Stone playing a pivotal part, the U.S. women won the saber team gold medal at the World Fencing Championships Monday in Kazan, Russia.
Fencing the seventh of nine legs in the final match with France, Stone took her team from a...
| May 1, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Chicagoan Eliza Stone, a 2013 world championships team bronze medalist, and two-time Olympic champion Mariel Zagunis of Portland, Ore., are to fence in the Korfanty World Cup at the University of Illinois-Chicago Friday through Sunday.
Stone, ranked No....
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Chicagoan Eliza Stone made her senior world championship debut by fencing two bouts for the U.S. women's saber team that won the bronze medal Monday in Budapest.
The U.S. beat Italy 45-30 for the bronze after losing to Russia 45-33 in the semis....
| Jul 26, 2012
| 12:23 PM
LONDON - This is my 16th Olympic Games.
It is also the first in which I will see the Olympic Games rather than be focused on one sport, track and field at the Summer Games, figure skating at the Winter Games.
I love those two sports, and they have given...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 7:43 PM
Ed Korfanty is a member of the U.S. Fencing Hall of Fame, a three-time world champion in the veterans’ saber division and coach of the most decorated fencer in U.S. history.
And now he is an event.
This week’s saber World Cup meet in...