Posts Tagged ‘2012 US National Figure Skating Championships’

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Abbott wins third U.S. title

Abbott wins third U.S. title

It was a mixed bag for the newly crowned U.S. Men’s champion at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships.

Jeremy Abbott, the 26-year-old from Aspen, Colo., was having perhaps the performance of his life in front of a packed house, while in the…

Denney and Coughlin capture gold at U.S. Nationals

Denney and Coughlin capture gold at U.S. Nationals

It was the third consecutive year that either Caydee Denney or John Coughlin ascended to the top step of the podium at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships…

Wagner rebounds to gold at U.S. Nationals

Wagner rebounds to gold at U.S. Nationals

Before the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, 20-year-old Ashley Wagner made some pretty bold statements about how things would shake out this year.

Often described as the ‘almost girl’, Wagner said that she would cast away her short program demons and win…

Davis and White take fourth consecutive title at U.S. Nationals

Davis and White take fourth consecutive title at U.S. Nationals

Even if the results were generally predictable, the figure skating was electrifying this afternoon at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championship free dance competition.

Reigning World Champions Meryl Davis and Charlie…

Abbott leads men in San Jose

Abbott leads men in San Jose

Jeremy Abbott, the two-time U.S. Champion, reestablished himself as the man to beat after a disappointing fourth place finish at last year’s championships in Greensboro, N.C.

The 26-year-old danced his way to the top of the standings after the Championship Men’s short program…

Davis and White lead in ice dance at U.S. Nationals

Davis and White lead in ice dance at U.S. Nationals

As expected, defending champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White took the lead after the short dance at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, coming one step closer to a fourth consecutive title.

Their score…

Zawadzki leads the ladies at U.S. Nationals

Zawadzki leads the ladies at U.S. Nationals

It was a spectacular night for the American ladies at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, with just about every competitor fighting for the coveted title. In the end, it was 17-year-old Agnes Zawadzki who leads the way,…

Marley and Brubaker lead pairs at U.S. Nationals

Marley and Brubaker lead pairs at U.S. Nationals

Mary Beth Marley, 16, and Rockne Brubaker, 25, took the lead in the senior pairs short program at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, skating the only clean…

Gold takes U.S. National junior ladies title by a landslide

Gold takes U.S. National junior ladies title by a landslide

Gracie Gold, the highly touted 16-year-old from Springfield, Ill., decimated the competition at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, and takes home the junior ladies title. Her…

Denney and Frazier golden in San Jose

Denney and Frazier golden in San Jose

It was a huge day in the lives of Delilah Sappenfield and her son Larry Ibarra. The tandem, who coach out of the Broadmoor Skating Club in Colorado Springs, Colo., swept the top…

Aldridge and Eaton take junior ice dance title at U.S. Nationals

Aldridge and Eaton take junior ice dance title at U.S. Nationals

Junior Grand Prix Finalists Alexandra Aldridge and Daniel Eaton Irish step-danced their way to a junior national title today at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. The enthusiastic HP Pavilion crowd…

Chen nabs junior men’s title at U.S. Nationals

Chen nabs junior men’s title at U.S. Nationals

Nathan Chen did it again. For the third year in a row, the 13-year-old Salt Lake City native walks away from the U.S. Figure Skating Championships with a gold medal around his neck. After winning two novice titles in a row, Chen captured…

Aldridge and Eaton lead junior ice dance at U.S. Nationals

Aldridge and Eaton lead junior ice dance at U.S. Nationals

Junior Grand Prix Finalists Alexandra Aldridge and Daniel Eaton won the junior short dance at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships., holding off a strong charge by the defending silver medalists Lauri Bonacorsi and…

Denney and Frazier lead junior pairs in San Jose

Denney and Frazier lead junior pairs in San Jose

The junior pairs competition at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in San Jose, Calif., was chock full of promising skating, and when the final standings were posted, any of the top five teams…

Gold leads junior ladies at U.S. Nationals

Gold leads junior ladies at U.S. Nationals

It was time for Gracie Gold to put up or shut up. The confident 16-year-old has been the talk of the American skating world since she started winning everything in sight this past summer.

Gold, who took a commanding lead after the short…

Liu and Perini capture novice U.S. title in pairs

Liu and Perini capture novice U.S. title in pairs

The top four teams remained the same at the conclusion of the novice pairs free skate at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. Leading the way was Chelsea Liu, 12, and Devin Perini,…

Zhou wins U.S. novice men’s title; breaks record

Zhou wins U.S. novice men’s title; breaks record

The youngest competitor in the novice men’s competition—11-year-old hometown favorite Vincent Zhou won the competition this afternoon at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. The 7th grader equaled his ladies counterpart and broke the record for the highest score…

Chen takes U.S. ladies novice title

Chen takes U.S. ladies novice title

The San Francisco 49ers loss last night added to the gloom of a rainy Monday afternoon in the Bay Area today, but a local girl cast away the clouds in a big way at the 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in San…

Moore and Klaber win novice title at U.S. Nationals

Moore and Klaber win novice title at U.S. Nationals

It was a great day to represent the Pavilion SC of Cleveland, Ohio, as two teams representing the relatively unknown club captured medals in the novice dance competition at the 2012 U.S. Figure…

Dolensky grabs narrow lead in junior men at U.S. Nationals

Dolensky grabs narrow lead in junior men at U.S. Nationals

The 2012 U.S. Figure Skating Championships continued Sunday with the junior men’s short program – the final event of the day.

Last season 19-year-old Timothy Dolensky watched the junior men’s competition at home, failing to qualify for the event after a disappointing performance…

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