The US is looking for another impressive finish in fencing for the individual foil performance. Just a few days ago, Alexander Massiaslas took home the silver in men's foil, the first American to do that in 56 years. Today, at 4:30 pm EST, the women's foil competition will begin, and the US will have Lee Kiefer as their representative, hoping to bring another medal back to America. The event will be readily available for live stream here for anyone with NBC Sports.
At just 22 years old, Kiefer has nevertheless had an incredible, stories career in the sport of fencing, and has more than earned her chance to show her skills on the international stage. She comes from an incredibly esteemed family of fencers, fences in college, and has even won medals at the Fencing World Cup. Today's foil event is something she has basically been training for her whole life, and we'll see how she fares on the biggest stage. (Getty)