Duke Fencing BIO
2012: Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll for the third time...named to the Capital One Academic All-District III Team...placed 8th at the Atlantic/South Regionals to advance to the NCAA Championships...placed 19th at NCAAs...posted a 41-11 record...helped lead the saber squad to a 21-7 record...went 15-3 at the Philadelphia Invitational...went 6-0 at the Penn State Duals.
2011: Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll...Duke’s top saber fencer as a sophomore...placed 16th at the NCAA Championships in his second straight trip to the national event...advanced to the NCAA Championships after placed sixth at the Atlantic/South Regionals, his second straight top-10 finish...led all Duke sabers with a 45-16 record...had a winning record at every meet...had his best outing at MIT, posting a 12-2 record at the duals...also went 12-3 at the Philadelphia Invitational at Penn...helped the saber squad to a 14-9 overall record.
2010: Led all Duke men’s fencers with a 50-13 record in his first season...placed second at the Atlantic/South Regionals...took 22nd at the NCAA Championships...named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll...led the saber squad to a 15-6 record...posted winning records at every regular season meet...went 23-7 at the Northwestern Duals...went 10-2 at the season-opening Penn Duals...went a perfect 3-0 in a 17-10 win over North Carolina...went 8-4 at the Duke Home Meet.
Prep: Recently earned his A’09 by notching eighth in the Division 1 Summer National Championships in 2009…took 11th in Division 1 North American Cup…ranked 10th in Juniors and 17th in Division 1…honored with the Oregon Fencing Alliance Sportsmanship Award of 2009…Student Body President of 2008-09…Graduation Speaker of 2009…sat on the Caitlin Gabel Board of Trustees from 2008-09…Catlin Gabel School Ring Recipient of 2009.
Personal: Born December 4, 1990 in Los Angeles, CA…the son of Allen Lin and Frances Lee-Lin.