Mariel Zagunis

Mariel Zagunis

Mariel Leigh Zagunis (born March 3, 1985 in Beaverton, Oregon) is an American sabre fencer. She won the gold medals in the individual sabre at the 2004 Summer Olympics and the 2008 Summer Olympics. She is the second American to win a gold medal in Olympic fencing, and was chosen to be the flag bearer of the United States at the 2012 Summer Olympics Parade of Nations.

Read more about Mariel Zagunis:  Biography, Early Career, 2004 Athens Olympics, 2012 London Olympics

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United States At The 2008 Summer Olympics - Fencing
... first full day of Olympic competition, Mariel Zagunis, Sada Jacobson and Becca Ward swept the fencing event in women's individual saber it was the first American sweep of an Olympic fencing event ... CUB) W 15–11 Kharlan (UKR) W 15–13 Khomrova (UKR) W 15–11 Velikaya (RUS) W 15–11 Zagunis ( USA ) L 8–15 02 ! Rebecca Ward Navarro (ESP) W 12–7 Nagy (HUN) W 15–5 Besbes (TUN) W 15 ...
Fencing At The 2008 Summer Olympics – Women's Sabre - Draw - Section 3
... Chow Tsz Ki (HKG) 14 ... Bao Yingying (CHN) 14 ... Bao Yingying (CHN) 6 ... Mariel Zagunis (USA) 11 ... Bogna Jóźwiak (POL) 22 ... Alejandra Benitez (VEN) 11 ... Bogna Jóźwiak (P ...
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... On July 25, 2012, Zagunis was elected by the USA Olympic athletes to be the flag bearer at the Opening Ceremonies ... Mariel Zagunis failed to win a medal at these games ... Zagunis lost to South Korea’s Kim Jiyeon, 15-13 then lost to Olga Kharlan, a Ukrainian, in the bronze medal match, 15-10 ...