COACHing staff

Daniel Diep

Club owner and instructor, Daniel started fencing his freshman year of college at the University of Florida under coaches Bruce Capin, Andrew Scheuermann, and Amir Rubin and is still an active competitor.

He is currently a Moniteur of Foil through the United States Fencing Coaches Association and holds referee ratings of 7, 8, and 8 in foil, épée, and saber, respectively, through the Fencing Officials Commission.


  • 2015 USFCA Moniteur of Foil

  • 2016 FOC Foil Referee 7

  • 2016 FOC Epee Referee 7

  • 2016 FOC Saber Referee 8

Jacob Deweese

As a volunteer, Jacob assists in leading club practices. He holds referee ratings of 8 in both foil and épée and continues to compete in local, regional, and national tournaments.


  • 2015 FOC Foil Referee 8

  • 2015 FOC Epee Referee 8