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Cheltenham Fencers in Action in Community, on the Strip

CHS fencers qualify for Junior Olympics Fencing Championship Senior Afwé Griffin, a sabre fencer for the Fencing Academy of Philadelphia - North in Wyncote, helped to facilitate a fencing demonstration with coach James Miller for a group of young students from the Meadowbrook School this past weekend. The Meadowbrook students learned about maneuvering the fencing strip and how fencers score points.

In related news, Griffin and CHS sophomore Naomi Hirsch have qualified for another trip to the Junior Olympic Fencing Championships February 15-18, 2019, in Denver, Colo. Griffin qualified in the junior girls saber and Hirsch made it in the junior girls epee.