RIT Fencers Compete in Intercollegiates Here

Title
RIT Fencers Compete in Intercollegiates Here
Subject

Barbi Brill, fencing team

Description

A newspaper clipping from 1957 before the Intercollegiate Championship. In1957 RIT went up against Elmira’s team, who were the champions in 1954, twice and defeated them both times.

Brill, pictured in the clipping, served on the squad her entire college career. After college she served on the US Olympic squad in 1964 and 1968. She was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1986.

Creator
Unknown photographer
Source
Arthur J. Plouffe collection on RIT Fencing
Date
1957
Rights
RIT Archive Collections
Format
Newsclipping
Type
Black and white print
Coverage
RIT downtown campus
Collection
Arthur J. Plouffe collection on RIT Fencing