Coaches

Tony Laurene
[Founder / Head Coach]

Tony Laurene began fencing in 2001 with the Bowling Green State University Fencing Club (BGFC). From 2003 - 2004 Tony was captain of the BGFC Collegiate Team and competed in the NCAA. In early 2007, Tony became the assitant coach with the Toledo Blades Fencing Club. During this time Tony was also the club advisor and coach for the BGFC Collegiate Team. In 2009, Tony moved back to the Wadsworth area and founded the Wadsworth Fencing Club.

BGSU Fencing Club (BGFC) 2001 - 2009
BGFC Team (NCAA) 2003 - 2004
Foil Rating C2015
Epee Rating D2013

Evan Littlejohn
[Assistant Coach]

Evan Littlejohn began fencing in February 2010 and has been a student of the Wadsworth Fencing Club for 3 years. Evan has been competing in USFA tournaments for the past two years, so far earning his E2013 in foil at the Oberlin Open Tournament and taking second place at the Kent State 2013 Tournament. Evan is now continuing competition throughout Ohio and has also become an assistant coach of the Wadsworth Fencing Club.

Foil Rating E2016
Epee Rating E2016

Richard McColloch
[Assistant Coach]

Richard McColloch began fencing in 2000 with the Bowling Green State University Fencing Club (BGFC). From 2003 - 2006 Rich was a member of the BGFC Collegiate Team and competed in the NCAA.

Foil Rating E2016
Epee Rating C2014