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National Solo Dance Update
PSC would like to acknowledge all of our skaters who competed in the National Solo Dance Series. They are: Riya Arora, Anushka Brito, Mary Campbell, Fiona Donovan, Reagan Harwood, Sofia Hofmann, Angela Honda, Juliana Jones, Saara Lahtela, Erin Lee, Amy Liu, Tiffanie-Lynn Ly, Tasha Malcolm, Vy Pham, Anugraha Pillal, Vered Polonsky, Alexandra Ptacek, Samantha Ramsey, Gianna Sasmore, Megan Stenman, Rebecca Stout, Lovina Xiong, Kaitlyn Hately, and Sarah Zhang.
Congratulations to those who qualified and will be attending the National Solo Dance Championships in Colorado Springs, CO. Good luck and hope you all skate great!
Skate San Francisco 2017
August 18-20, 2017
Kudos to all of our skaters who competed at the 2017 Skate San Francisco competition!
Following are their events and final placements (and point totals for IJS events).
High Beginner Girls Group A - Final Standings
High Beginner Girls Group B - Final Standings
No Test Girls Group A - Final Standings
Pre-Preliminary Boys - Final Standings
Pre-Preliminary Girls Group A - Final Standings
Pre-Preliminary Girls Group B - Final Standings
Pre-Preliminary Girls Group C - Final Standings
Pre-Preliminary Girls Group D - Final Standings
Pre-Preliminary Girls Group E - Final Standings
Preliminary Girls Group A – Final Standings
Preliminary Girls Group B – Final Standings
Preliminary Girls Group C – Final Standings
Preliminary Girls Group D – Final Standings
Preliminary Girls Group E – Final Standings
Pre-Juvenile Girls Group A – Final Standings
Pre-Juvenile Girls Group B – Final Standings
Juvenile Girls – Final Standings
Open Juvenile Ladies – Final Standings
Intermediate Ladies – Final Standings
Novice Ladies – Final Standings
|W||Noy Harada||(8th, SP )|
Junior Ladies – Final Standings
2017 National Showcase
August 9-13, 2017
Congratulations to our skaters who qualified for and competed at the 2017 National Showcase Competition, held at Snoopy's Home Ice in Santa Rosa, August 9-13. Following are the results.
Adult Bronze Dramatic Entertainment - Final Standings
7. Connie Curry
Adult Bronze Light Entertainment - Final Standings
5. Connie Curry
Adult Silver Dramatic Entertainment - Final Standings
7. Susan Volmer
Junior Dramatic Entertainment - Final Standings
11 Lindsey Lauffer
Junior Light Entertainment - Final Standings
8. Lindsey Lauffer
Juvenile Dramatic Entertainment Gr. A - Final Standings
9. Alice Feng
Juvenile Light Entertainment Gr. B - Final Standings
7. Tasha Malcolm
Pre-Juvenile Dramatic Entertainment Gr. C - Final Standings
5. Olivia Chang
Pre-Juvenile Dramatic Entertainment Gr. B - Final Standings
9. Joy Chang
Preliminary Dramatic Entertainment Final - Final Standings
8. Nyah Simpson
Preliminary Dramatic Entertainment Gr A - Final Standings
4. Naomi Harkey
Preliminary Dramatic Entertainment Gr B - Final Standings
2. Nyah Simpson
Preliminary Dramatic Entertainment Gr C - Final Standings
6. Annaliese Harrenstien
15. Kate Dobson
Preliminary Interpretive - Final Standings
10 Michelle Maydan
Preliminary Light Entertainment Gr. A - Final Standings
4. Oona Renkonen
8. Michelle Maydan
2017 US Adult Figure Skating Championships
April 18-22, 2017
A special shout-out to our skaters who attended the 2017 US Adult Figure Skating Championships held on April 18-22, in Wake Forest, NC. They are Megan Brown, Connie Curry, Carol Lewis, Elizabeth McGlauflin, Robert Olson, and Peter Sasmore. PSC is very proud of our adult skaters and their commitment to our sport.
Megan Brown and Robert Olson: Adult Gold Dance – 4th, Championship Adult Dance – 9th
Connie Curry: Adult Bronze Dramatic V – 4th, Adult Bronze Light Entertainment V – 10th
Carol Lewis: Adult Gold Light Entertainment III/IV – 3rd, Adult Gold Dramatic Entertainment IV/V – 2nd
Carol Lewis and Peter Sasmore: Centennial Dance – 2nd
Elizabeth McGlauflin : Masters Int/Novice Ladies III - 2nd, Masters Dramatic Entertainment III – 2nd, Adult Gold Solo Dance – 11th
Peter Sasmore (partner Debby Georges): Championship Adult Dance – 7th
2017 World Figure Skating Championships
Congratulations to Karen Chen on her debut at the 2017 World Figure Skating Championships! Karen put together two very strong programs that not only earned her a 4th place finish, but also clinched three spots at the 2018 Winter Olympics for the U.S. ladies. Read an in-depth interview on her debut performance at icenetwork.
And Karen still has one more, well-deserved event this season. Yesterday, U.S. Figure Skating announced that she will represent the United States at the 2017 World Team Trophy in Tokyo on April 20-22.
Best of Luck in Tokyo, Karen!
2017 U.S. Figure Skating Championships
January 14-22, 2017
Congratulations to the following skaters on their performances at the 2017 U.S. Figure Skating Championships held in Kansas City, MO.
|Karen Chen||Championship Ladies (1st)|
|Elliana Pogrebinsky (Alex Benoit)||Championship Dance (4th)|
|Damian Dodge (Julia Biechler)||Championship Dance (7th)|
|Cali Fujimoto (Nicholas Barsi-Rhyne)||Championship Pairs (8th)|
|Lorraine McNamara (Quinn Carpenter)||Junior Dance (3rd)|
|Alina Efimova (Alexander Petrov)||Junior Dance (7th)|
|Alexandria Yao (Austin Hale)||Junior Pairs (3rd)|
|Vanessa Chen (Eric Hartley)||Junior Pairs (6th)|
|Lily Sun||Novice Ladies (11th)|
|Katarina Wolfkostin (Howard Zhao)||Intermediate Dance (1st)|
|Jeffrey Chen (Layla Karnes)||Intermediate Dance (2nd)|
|Gianna Sasmore & Clayton Ramsey||Juvenile Dance (12th)|
We are so proud of your accomplishments! See the full results.
Congratulations to Karen Chen who will be representing the U.S. at the 2017 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships to be held on February 15-19 in Gangneung, South Korea and at the 2017 World Figure Skating Championships in Helsinki Finland on March 29-April 2. Congratulations to Lorraine McNamara, who with partner, Quinn Carpenter, will be heading to Taipei City, Taiwan, to compete at the 2017 World Junior Figure Skating Championships in mid-March.
We would also like to acknowledge Elliana Pogrebinsky (partner Alex Benoit), alternates to the World Championships and the Four Continents Championships, Damian Dodge (Julia Biechler), alternate to Worlds, and Alexandria Yao (Austin Hale), first alternate to the World Junior Championships.
It’s been an exciting season & we wish the best of luck to our skaters at their International competitions!