Jones, Julia

(1908-1993) – NIWFA co-founder and first champion (1929) for NYU. Coach of the NIWFA championship team at NYU (1933, ’38) and Hunter (1970). NIWFA coach of the year (1970, ’92). Devoted herself extensively to the development of women’s collegiate fencing; bringing the NIWFA from four teams in 1929 to 79 teams in 1980.