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2017-18 Fencing Roster

Christian Aguilar

Epee


Height 6'1''
Class Senior
Hometown Medford, NJ
High School Moorestown Friends School
Bio

CHRISTIAN AGUILAR

AS A SENIOR:

  • Participated in the DeCicco Duals where he went 18-1 on the weekend. 

AS A JUNIOR:

  • Competed solely at the DeCicco Duals, assembling a 7-3 record on the weekend.

AS A SOPHOMORE:  

  • Went 31-2 in the regular season for the Irish, with a 23-1 record coming over two days at Notre Dame’s DeCicco Duals  
  • Went 8-1 at the Northwestern Duals
  • Also placed 22nd in men’s epee at the Penn State Open.

AS A FRESHMAN:

  • Fought in only the DeCicco Duals in his inaugural season with the Irish, amassing a 6-2 record  
  • Earned a 5-2 victory over Wayne State’s Matthew Hilton to start the day  
  • Continued on to beat Henry Ward (Lawrence) 5-4
  • Out-dueled Detroit’s Ben Bourdeau and Bradley’s Jack Ebersole 5-1  
  • Lost two bouts to Michigan State’s Kass Patton (5-3) and Matthew Wexler (5-4), beating Michael Palmer 5-4  
  • Finished the tournament with a 5-3 win over Michigan’s Vincent Yue.

PREP AND PERSONAL:

  • After initially hating the sport in fifth grade, picked it back up sophomore year of high school and has excelled ever since  
  • Competed with prep team and Fencing Academy of South Jersey’s club team in addition to playing lacrosse and swimming  
  • Placed fourth in state fencing tournament as a junior and finished sixth as a senior
  • Graduated from Moorestown Friends School in May of 2014  
  • Hails from Medford, New Jersey, the same area as Irish men’s basketball star Steve Vasturia and men’s swimmer Joe Petrone
  • Middle child of Omar and Claudia Aguilar
  • Both parents attended Notre Dame, and father Omar also fenced with the Irish
  • Has two sisters, Camille and Sophia  
  • Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business