Lucas Dobrzanski from the Kern Athletic Fencing Foundation, finished third at the U.S. Fencing National Championships held in Salt Lake City. His strong finish placed him 5th in the nation, earning him the first alternate spot on the U.S. team going to the World Championships in Slovenia. Lucas competed in saber in the Veteran over 70 category. In two weeks, Dobrzanski is competing at the Pan American championships in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, as a member of the USA team.