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Duke Sweeps ACC Fencer of the Week Honors

DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke fencing team swept the ACC Fencer of the Week awards following its performance at the annual Duke Meet, the conference announced Tuesday.

Earning the honor for the men was rookie Finn Hossfeld while sophomore Alex Gorman was tabbed the women's honoree.

Hossfeld helped the men's foil squad to a 4-1 overall ledger as the 10th-ranked Duke men defeated Johns Hopkins (21-6), Brandeis (17-10), MIT (16-11) and upset fourth-ranked Penn State (16-11).

The Briarcliff Manor, N.Y., native went 9-3 overall, including a 2-1 record versus fifth-ranked Notre Dame.