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    Helen Foster
    Helen  Foster

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Swarthmore, Pa.

    High School:
    Strath Haven

    Weapon:
    Epée



    03/21/2015

    Barrett Leads Wildcats on Day One of NCAA Championships

    Junior sits second in epée standings after three rounds

    03/10/2015

    Six Wildcats Selected for NCAA Fencing Championships

    Northwestern will send the maximum allotment to Columbus, Ohio

    09/29/2013

    Northwestern Dominates USFA Burton Open

    Wildcats win eight medals and collect 20 top-ten finishes

    03/02/2013

    Wildcats Collect Four Medals at MFC Championships

    Conference championship continues Sunday in South Bend

    02/17/2013

    Wildcats Epée Team Wins Bronze in Baltimore

    Purple squad wins bronze in junior team women's epée

    2012-13: Finished ninth at her inaugural Midwest Fencing Conference Championships (3/2) ... Went 3-0 at the Notre Dame Duals (2/23)...Won 6 out of 8 bouts at the NU Duals (2/2-3)...Finished in 32nd place in junior women's epée at the January North American Cup (1/19) ... Earned the silver medal in junior women's epée at the Illinois Junior Olympic qualifying event (12/2) ... Collected nine wins in first squad action at NU Duals (11/16-17) ... Participated in the Division I women's epée and junior women's epée at the November North American Cup Earned four wins in pool play at the October North American Cup.

    High School: Attended Strath Haven High School in Wallingford, Pa. ... Member of Empire United Fencing and the Fencing Academy of Philadelphia since 2005 ... Captured a team silver medal at the 2011 Junior Olympics ... Finished sixth at 2011 Division II North American Cup ... Won a gold medal at a Division III North American Cup in 2009.

    Personal: Daughter of Clare Coleman and Andrew Foster ... Born in Philadelphia ... Sister, Liz, ran cross country at Macalaster College ... Brother, Matt, currently plays tennis at Earlham College ... Anticipated major is undecided.

    Foster's Career Statistics

    Season Result Pct. Midwest Conference NCAA Regionals NCAA Championships
    2012-13 25-3 .893 7-1 (9th) --- ---
    Career 25-3 .893 --- --- ---