Will Becker

Will Becker – Assistant Coach    

(wlbecker3@gmail.com)

Will Becker attended Arizona State University with a focus in Kinesiology completing his degree in 2012. Will has been involved in fencing since 2002 when began his career in South Florida under the tutelage of Fencing Master Arnold Mercado. Will continued the duration of his fencing career with his Father Bill Becker as his coach.

After relocating to Arizona in 2007 for a scholarship at Arizona State University for fencing, Will began to realize his love for coaching. At this point Will sought out and attained an AAI Prevot de Sabre from the US Fencing Coaches Association. At the inception of The Fencers Club of Arizona in 2009, Will began his coaching career with FCAZ. Mr. Becker is also currently a Nationally rated US Referee, achieving a 3 in Sabre and a 4 in Epee and Foil. In 2011 he also attained an FIE referee License (Sabre) in Quito, Ecuador.

Notable Accomplishments of students:

  • Top 8 Junior World Cup – Women’s Sabre
  • Top 16 Junior World Cup – Women’s Sabre
  • Top 32 Junior World Cup – Women’s Sabre
  • Top 32 Junior World Cup – Men’s Sabre
  • Top 8 Cadet World Cup – Women’s Sabre
  • Top 16 Cadet World Cup – Women’s Sabre
  • Top 32 Cadet World Cup – Women’s Sabre
  • Top 32 Cadet World Cup – Men’s Sabre
  • Multiple U.S. National Tournament Medalists
  • Multiple Team U.S. National Champions and Medalists (Youth 14, Cadet, Junior, Senior, and Veteran)
  • 2012 U.S. Division 3 Women’s Sabre National Champion
  • 2013 U.S. Summer Nationals Youth 10 Men’s Sabre Silver Medalist
  • 2015 U.S. Youth 12 Men’s Sabre National Champion
  • 2015 U.S. Summer Nationals Cadet Women’s Sabre Silver Medalist
  • 2017 U.S. Summer Nationals Cadet Men’s Sabre GOLD Medalist
  • 2017 U.S. Division 1A Women’s Sabre National Champion
  • 2017 U.S. Youth 14 Men’s Sabre National Champion
  • 2017 U.S. Veteran 60 Men’s Sabre National Champion
  • 2016-2017 #1 and #2 ranked Youth 14 Men’s Sabre fencers
  • Multiple A rated Sabre Fencers