Foil fencer who competed in the 1988 and 1992 Olympics. She became a motivational speaker and fencing coach after her playing days.
She was a two-time NCAA Individual Champion while competing for the University of Notre Dame.
She won three gold medals at the 1985 USFA National Championships: the team foil, individual foil, and U-20 individual foil.
She married Keith Sliney during her career, and has two children with him.
She is one of the many successful athletes to come from Notre Dame, including Manti Te'o.