Former All-American Fencing Academy Sabre Coach Take Gold for Poland
Alexandra Socha, former All-American Fencing Academy sabre coach won the Havana World Cup in Women’s Sabre on June 5, 2010.
According to Fencing.net, Socha barely thwarted an all-USA final by knocking out Dagmara Wozniak (USA) 15-14 in her semi-final bout.
Emily Jacobson (USA) defeated 2 time Olympic gold medalist Mariel Zagunis (USA) 15-11 in the semi-finals before falling to Alexandra Socha 15-11.
This is Socha’s third time to medal at the Havana World Cup and her 7th World Cup gold medal.