Duke Fencing BIO
Honors: NCAA Championships Qualifier (Foil - 2014) ... NCAA Regional Participant (Foil - 2014, 2015) ... ACC Academic Honor Roll (2014, 2015)
2015: Finished 13th in men’s foil at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic/South Regional … placed fifth at the ACC Championships … logged a regular season record of 31-21, fencing in all five meets … notched season-highs in wins with 9-6 performances at both the Western Invitational and the Eric Sollee Invitational … went 5-1 at the Duke Meet … finished the Philadelphia Invitational with a 5-5 ledger … went 3-3 during the team portion of the ACC Championships ... earned a spot on the ACC Academic Honor Roll for the second consecutive year.
2014: Placed 20th at the NCAA Fencing Championships in his freshman season ... one of two Duke freshmen to qualify for the NCAA Championships, joining saber Christopher Monti ... placed eighth at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic/South Regional ... led the Duke foils as a freshman with a 46-28 record during the regular season ... his 46 victories ranked him fourth on the entire squad ... picked up 21 victories in his first two collegiate meets, going 9-5 at the Penn State Duals and 12-6 at the Philadelphia Invitational ... named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep: Earned his A13 ranking ... graduated with high honors ... volunteered at the Tunnell Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare in San Francisco ... volunteered as a second-grade tutor ... served as an assistant fencing coach.
Personal: Born Joseph Jia Quan Lam on June 30, 1995 in Honolulu, Hawaii ... son of Sau Hang and Mei Zhu Lam.