Fencers win 5 events at IAPS Fencing Tournament

The Millfield Fencers lunged into action whilst hosting the largest ever IAPS Fencing tournament at Millfield Prep.

Pupils from Years 3-8 all represented the school, with some competing for the very first time.

There were a multitude of personal best performances, and Millfield fencers won 5 out of the 10 available categories.

Year 7 pupil Stella Gillespie, Year 8 pupil Elena Launder, Year 8 pupil Benjamin Sanders, Year 6 pupil Phoebe Van der Welle and Year 8 pupil Kelsey Woname all collected gold, while Year 7 pupil Alex Cupper and Year 6 pupil Oliver Coombe both took home silver medals.

Elena and Phoebe were also Champions-at-Arms (collecting the most points across all three weapons) and Millfield Prep were crowned Best Girls Team and Overall Champions.