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Hills Student Wins Fencing Champonship

| 02/23/2015 | 0 Comments

Charlie Wells, a senior on the Half Hollow Hills fencing team, placed first in the Suffolk County Section XI fencing championship, cementing his place as the premier foil fencer in the nation. After losing to only 3 fences across the entire season, Wells got into the top 6 for foil and won. He dethroned the […]

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Boys Fencing wins away at Huntington

| 01/22/2015 | 0 Comments

Although the meet was sloppy, the boys fencing team was able to pick up the win in Huntington, 17-10.  Hills West junior Edward Bae carried his weight on epee going 3-0. All together the saber squad went 5-4, foil went 7-2, and Epee went 4-5. Our next upcoming meet will be our last home meet […]

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Hills West Breaks Through in Brentwood Holiday Tournament

| 01/09/2015 | 0 Comments

At 6:30 A.M on saturday, the Half Hollow Hills fencing team rode the bus to Brentwood High School, where they would compete in the annual individual fencing “Brentwood Holiday Tournament.” The best fencers across the county came and fenced from 9 A.M to as late as 6:30 P.M and Half Hollow Hills had some champions […]

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Start of the Girls Fencing Season

| 01/09/2015 | 0 Comments
Start of the Girls Fencing Season

Four meets into their season the girls varsity fencing team has a record of 2-2.  Fencing meets consist of 27 rounds nine for each weapon sabre, foil and epee.  The winner of each match gets a point for their respective team.  At the end of 27 matches the team with the most points win, the first […]

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Another Disappointment For Hills Fencing

| 01/29/2013 | 0 Comments

The Hills fencing teams faced defeat yet again at their away meet at Huntington. For the boys, the final score was 10-17, the same score as their last meet against Huntington.  The sabre team, consisting of Israel Gangidino, Jack Goldberg, and team captain Payden DeRossi, gave a strong performance, winning 6 of the 9 sabre bouts.  DeRossi went […]

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Girls and Boys Fencing Teams Face Defeat at Walt Whitman

| 01/15/2013 | 0 Comments

Both the girls’ and boys’ Half Hollow Hills fencing teams lost their meet against Walt Whitman today, their second meet with them this season. The boys’ team fought until the end. Freshman Justin Cho gave a stellar performance, winning all three of his epee bouts.  The score was tied until the last bout, when a […]

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