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Lexington fencer Lee Kiefer wins gold in women's individual foil

Lee Kiefer
Posted at 8:56 AM, Jul 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-25 08:57:39-04

TOKYO (LEX 18) — Lexington fencer Lee Kiefer took home gold Sunday in women's individual foil.

According to NBC Olympics, she is now the first American to win individual foil gold.

Kiefer lives in Lexington and is a third-year medical student at the University of Kentucky.

She graduated from Paul Lawrence Dunbar High School in 2012.