The Cheshire High School fencing team started their season strong this weekend. Men’s Foil went 3-1 and placed 3rd overall in the kick-off tournament held in East Lyme this Saturday; their only loss came from Guilford (2-5) who ultimately took 1st place. Women’s Foil went 2-1, placing 5th overall. Their only loss came in a hard-fought, close match with Norwich Free Academy (4-5); NFA ultimately came in 2nd place. In men’s individual epee, Cheshire had 1 fencer, Chris Minardi, place in the top 4 and another, Jon Rasimus, place in the top 8.