jump to navigation

Brandeis alumnus wins Olympic silver August 29, 2008

Posted by sallehon in Uncategorized.

Tim Morehouse talks about his Brandeis experience and his journey to the top of the fencing world
by Zachary Aronow

August 29, 2008
Many fencers have come and gone through Coach William Shipman’s program in his 27 years at Brandeis. August 17 however gave a first for Coach Shipman and Brandeis: an Olympic medal-winning Brandeis alumnus. Tim Morehouse ’00, the first alumnus to qualify for the Olympics back in 2004 as a reserve, became the first Brandeis medalist as the US Men’s sabre team surpassed heavily favored Hungary and Russia and picked up the silver, falling to France in the gold medal round.

rest of article here



No comments yet — be the first.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: