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    Claire Carson
    Claire Carson

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Durham, N.C.

    High School:
    CE Jordan

    Weapon:
    Sabre



    03/10/2012

    Several 'Cats Excel at NCAA Regional Championships

    Freshman Courtney Dumas placed first in the women's epée pool

    03/04/2012

    Northwestern Clinches Second Place at Midwest Fencing Conference Championships

    Wildcats achieve highest finish at conference meet since 2007

    02/26/2012

    Wildcats Win Three Medals in New York City

    Northwestern finishes in top three across the board at U.S. Squad Collegiate Championships

    02/20/2012

    Northwestern Epée Squad Wins Bronze at USFA Junior Olympics

    Dumas, Patel and Semmel finish third in team junior women's epée

    11/13/2011

    Freshman Courtney Dumas Leads Quintet of 'Cats at USFA Junior North American Cup

    Dumas placed third in junior women's épée

    2011-12:Placed sixth at the Burton Open to begin her Northwestern career...Garnered a 14th place finish at the Remenyik Open...Earned a silver medal at the Junior Olympics Qualifying to clinch a trip to the Junior Olympic National Championships...Finished in a tie for 33rd place at the Garret Open...Had a 7-2 mark at her first Western Invitational...Had an impressive 6-1 record at the Philadelphia Invitational...Posted a 4-4 mark at the NYU Invitational...Gave her best dual performance to date, at the Notre Dame Duals, going 13-2...picked up her 50th career win at the second Northwestern Duals, with a 17-1 record...Had an 87th place finish at the U.S. National Junior Olympics...Finished 19th at the Midwest Conference Championships with four wins.

    High School: Attended CE Jordan High School ... Three-year member of the Mid-South Fencers' Club Team ... Earned top 16 at Junior NACB 2010 ... North Carolina Division Champion in 2010 and 2011 ... Member of the National Honor Society as well as the Spanish Honor Society. Personal:Born Claire Adriana Carson ... Daughter of Karen Prus and Lewis Carson ... Chose Northwestern over Duke, UNC, and Johns Hopkins ... Anticipated major is engineering.

    Carson's Career Statistics

    Season Result Pct. Midwest Conference NCAA Regionals NCAA Championships
    2011-12 52-15 .776 4-3 (19th) (12th) ---
    Career 52-15 .776 4-3 --- ---