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 Sjur Hoftun
Sjur Hoftun
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Portsmouth, R.I.

Position:
Foil

2010-11 Team Co-Captain

AS A SENIOR (2010-11):
Participated in the NCAA Northeast Regionals on Mar. 13 at Vassar College ... Placed sixth in the individual rounds of the New England Championships on Feb. 27 at Mount Holyoke College ... Ended up 6-3 at the Fencing Beanpot at Brandeis on Feb. 16 ... Fenced to a record of 9-9 at the Eric Sollee Invitational at MIT on Feb. 6 ... Won 11 bouts in NFC action at Brown on Jan. 22 ... Went 5-1 at MIT in NFC competition on Nov. 20 ... Finished 14th out of 71 fencers in foil competition at the New England Fall Invitational on Nov. 6 at Smith College ... Received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A JUNIOR (2009-10):
Came in 18th out of 35 fencers at the NCAA Northeast Regionals on March 14 at Brown ... Went 7-2 at Third Annual Fencing Beanpot on Feb. 24 ... Finished the day 12-3 at home at the Flynn Recreation Complex on Jan. 23 ... Received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2008-09):
Finished the season with a 44 percent varsity win percentage... Placed 4th in the individual foil at the New England Fencing Championships ... Finished 23rd in the men's foil event at the NCAA Northeast Regional Fencing Championships.

AS A FRESHMAN (2007-08):
Finished the season with a 42 percent varsity win percentage... Placed 3rd in the individual foil at the New England Fencing Championships ... Earned a berth in the 2008 NCAA Northeast Regionals.

PERSONAL:
Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences... Economics major... Oldest of Jan and Katherine Hoftun's two children... Born on June 28, 1989.

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