Local fencer heads to junior world championships

Swansea native Morgan Partridge has a passion for fencing and now she’s getting ready to lunge into her next match-up. She’s set to compete in the Cadet and Junior World Championships for Team USA.

Morgan is the number one rated women’s foil fencer youth 17 category in the US. She is also, number four in the Y19 and 12th overall in the entire country.

Morgan joined The Rhode Show to talk more about the competition next month that’s being held in Uzbekistan.

The competition takes place April 3-9. Before that, she will travel to Havana, Cuba for an international Senior event 3/9 to 3/16 with her coach Alex Ripa.

 

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