Bronze for Ona in the Singapore Senior (Open) Championships 2022!



Representing SGF we have Ona Koning (Bronze), Choong Zi Cheng (5th), Sherilyn Phua (6th), Coach Cheryl (10th), Denise Seah (13th), Ashley Mae Harrison (15th), Lauren Leow (18th), Ellen Yang (19th) and Ennabelle Tan (24th).


In the pools stage, Coach Cheryl won all her bouts in the pools, and was ranked 4th after pools. Splendid fencing from Ona as she won 5 out of 6 of her bouts! With 4 victories in the pools are Zi Cheng, Denise and Sherilyn. With 3 victories is 14 year old Ashley, a good result in a Senior Open competition. Lauren won 2 in her pools and Ennabelle won 1 in her pools.


Teammates Denise and Zi Cheng met in the Table of 32, with Zi Cheng progressing into the Quarter Finals, finishing 5th overall. Lauren and Ashley too met in the Table of 32, a nail biting bought saw Ashley winning the priority point, earning her a place in the Table of 16.


Sherilyn won her Top 32 bout confidently 15-8, and continued the good fencing upseeding Rank 7 15-7 to earn her place in the Top 8! A great performance from Sherilyn on her first Top 8 finish in a Senior competition! Coach Cheryl finished in the Table of 16 after a 14-15 bout.


Ona came out victorious after a nail biting 15-14 in the Table of 16, and was amazing in her Quarter-Finals, winning it 15-12. This earned her a place in the Top 4, winning her a Bronze Medal in the Women's Epee Individual Event!


Results can be found here.