ACC Fencers of the Week Announced

Notre Dame’s Collineau and Hassett recognized

GREENSBORO, N.C. ( – Notre Dame’s Virgile Collineau and Tara Hassett have been named the ACC Male and Female Fencers of the Week.

Collineau, a sophomore from Aix-en-Provence, France, helped the No. 2 Irish men's fencing team to a 4-1 record over the weekend at the Duke Duals, posting a 14-1 record over five bouts. Notre Dame defeated two ACC foes in No. 9 Duke and North Carolina, with Collineau going undefeated against each.

Hassett posted a 13-2 record at the Duke Duals as the No. 2 Irish women's fencing team remained undefeated on the season. The freshman from Portland, Oregon, helped Notre Dame defeat No. 9 Penn State and No. 10 Temple, as well as conference rivals Duke and North Carolina.