Matt Andresen, a native of Chapel Hill, N.C., was a four-time All-America pick as a member of the Blue Devil fencing team from 1989-93. He posted a career record of 122-25 and carded four top-10 finishes in NCAA Championship competition including a career-best fourth-place showing in men’s epee in 1989.
Andresen, the program’s initial competitor to appear in the NCAA Championships and Duke’s first All-America fencer, also registered national placements of fifth (1993) and eighth (1990 & 1992).
He topped the 30-win plateau three times during his career with a career-best 39 victories during the 1990 season. A two-time member of Team USA, Andresen competed at the World Junior Championships in Greece in 1989 and Austria in 1990.