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The boys' weapon teams fared better, with the under-18 epeeists and under-18 foilists - including Thorneycroft and Gwent's Rhys Melia - finishing second to overall winners England.
Women's foilists Lydia Johnson and Carolyn Benson took silver and bronze, respectively, in their competition.
There was further consolation for the Welsh women's foilists, including Cardiff Fencing Club's Susan Dodd, as they won their weapon trophy, having remained unbeaten throughout the weekend.