• BBFC’s Sam Moelis secures 2017 Junior World Team Berth!

    BBFC’s Sam Moelis secures 2017 Junior World Team Berth!

    After the Junior World Cup in Aix-en-Provence, France, all four members who will compete in the 2017 Junior World Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria have been decided. Joining #2 ranked Nick Itkin (Los Angeles, Calif.)Geoffrey Tourette (Cupertino, Calif.), the reigning Cadet World Champion, remained atop the standings while 2014 Cadet World Champion Sam Moelis (Hewlett, N.Y.) secured a position as the No. 3 fencer in the standings. Sidarth Kumbla (San Jose, Calif.) will be the fourth member of Team USA. All four athletes are past Cadet World Team members with Moelis and Tourette having competed on the Junior World Team in 2014 and 2016, respectively.