Northview High School's Titans Fencing concluded a successful 2012-13 season in the Georgia High School Fencing League. In Saturday’s team tournament at Pope High School, Northview men and women’s teams both brought home trophies.
Northview’s men’s team of Dave Williams (Captain), Harold Liu, Pedrum Khoshlesan and Matthew Do secured a berth in the championship round by defeating Johns Creek High School by one touch, 43-42.
In the hard-fought championship bout, a strong Pope High School men’s team of Jake Wachtel (Captain), Luben Jelezarov, Ian Lenthart and Nick Shook beat the resilient Northview squad 45-37 to win the championship trophy. Northview men finished second. Johns Creek defeated Chattahoochee High School for third.
The Northview ladies’ squad of Peggy Xu (Captain), Arah Kang, Valerie Avva and Janice He earned the school’s first women’s team trophy, defeating Johns Creek to finish third behind defending champions Pope and runner-up, Alpharetta High School.