2009 U.S. Nationals Ladies Participants
I am not sure about this at all, but I think the following will be participating at the 2009 Nationals in January. As I said I am not sure, so can some help me figure this out? I took the top four finishers in each sectional plus those individuals that are skating in these years Grand Prix events as automatic participants.
2009 Nationals Participants
1 Joelle Forte
2 Brittney Rizo
3 Blake Rosenthal
4 Taylor Firth
1 Molly Oberstar
2 Melissa Telecky
3 Brittney Westdorp
4 Tatyana Khazova
Pacific Coast Sectional
1 Karen Zhou
2 Laney Diggs
3 Tenile Victorsen
4 Chrissy Hughes
Automatic Participant (NB: Not in any particular order)
1 Kimmie Meissner
2 Caroline Zhang
3 Rachael Flatt
4 Ashley Wagner
5 Bebe Liang
6 Alissa Czisny
7 Katrina Hacker
8 Mirai Nagasu
9 Emily Hughes
Thank you for your help.
I think you left out the JGP Final participants that are senior ladies.
Kristine Musademba, Alexe Gilles, Amanda Dobbs, Becky Bereswill, and Angela Maxwell all earned byes to U.S. Nationals as a result of qualifying for the Junior Grand Prix final.
I think Dobbs will be competing as a junior and the others will be senior.
Yes. The 4 are:
Originally Posted by univorn
25 Senior ladies at 2009 U.S. Nationals may be a record!
Yes, Amanda Dobbs will be competing as a junior again at Nationals.
Originally Posted by gkelly
You all forgot Marissa Secundy Regional Champ., and Midwest Sectional
Originally Posted by Sylvia
Thank you for your help. So if you add the following there are a total of 26 participants this year at Nationals?
JGP Final participants:
Regional Champ and Midwest Sectional Runner up:
Marissa Secundy (2008 U.S. Novice ladies champ) has qualified for 2009 Nationals at the junior level, not senior.
Did I say as Senior no I said you forgot that she qualify Nationals that's all. She gets proper coaching she'll make the Olympic team for Vancouver here why I know her family they live at shop at my first job in Boca Raton these people tough as nails. Marissa Secundy, her family are terrific wonderful family I should know her family treated me with great respect you all should know that about her and her family.
Originally Posted by Sylvia
The qualifiers for US Nats can be found on icenetwork, but no "on demand" yet.
I must see Joelle Forte and Morgan Mathews before US Nats. Hurry up icentework. and LaRoche is skating.
But I didn't forget. Lonewolf was asking about the Senior ladies and so I confirmed that 25 Senior ladies have qualified for Nationals (13 byes plus 12 qualifiers through Sectionals).
Originally Posted by Katy Taylor fan!1
JUNIOR LADIES QUALIFIERS (13 total)
Bye Amanda Dobbs
E1 Kristiene Gong
E2 Kendall Wyckoff
E3 Samantha Cesario
E4 Gretchen Donlan
M1 Christina Gao
M2 Marissa Secundy
M3 Kirsten Olson
M4 DeeDee Leng
P1 Ellie Kawamura
P2 Carolyn-Ann Alba
P3 Vanessa Lam
P4 Keli Zhou
Making their first trip to Nationals are Gong, Cesario, Lam and Zhou.
I'm thinking of getting an All Event ticket for Nationals but I can't find the practice schedule for all the events. Does anyone have a link to it? thanks
Tripping on the Podium
There was a message on the Cleveland website about the practice schedule being posted on 11/19. I just checked again today and it is still not posted - just a note that more information will be posted shortly.
the excitement is building for nationals... *Sigh* why can't I take two trips in Jan? LOL
I'm gonna miss all of my FS friends this year... cheer loud for me!