Posts Tagged ‘2013 US National Figure Skating Championships’

Aaron unseats Abbott; wins men’s title at 2013 US Nationals

Aaron unseats Abbott; wins men’s title at 2013 US Nationals

The United States has a brand new men’s figure skating champion in Scottsdale, Ariz., native Max Aaron. The 20-year-old won the 2013 U.S. Figure Skating Championships title today with a ballsy program that…

Wagner defends US ladies title in Omaha

Wagner defends US ladies title in Omaha

Ashley Wagner might have come away with the title, but it was 17-year-old Gracie Gold’s coming out party tonight at the 2013 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Omaha. The Chicago native…

Davis and White win fifth consecutive national title in Omaha

Davis and White win fifth consecutive national title in Omaha

Today’s free dance competition at the 2013 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships had something for everyone, and although medals were awarded, the real winner was…

Castelli and Shnapir take US Nationals pairs title in Omaha

Castelli and Shnapir take US Nationals pairs title in Omaha

For all the talk about the depth in U.S. pairs skating, the free skate today in Omaha at the 2013 U.S. Figure Skating Championships sure…

Abbott leads men at 2013 US Nationals

Abbott leads men at 2013 US Nationals

In an evening of spectacular skating in the Men’s short program at the 2013 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships, it was three time and defending gold medalist Jeremy Abbott who came…

Davis and White take strong lead at 2013 US Nationals

Davis and White take strong lead at 2013 US Nationals

Competition resumed this afternoon in Omaha at the 2013 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships with the ice dance competition. Fifteen teams competed the short dance—a…

Wagner leads ladies at 2013 US Nationals

Wagner leads ladies at 2013 US Nationals

The stage was set for Ashley Wagner to test her mettle at the 2013 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships The 21-year-old arrived in Omaha battle-worn—first from the injury that she suffered as…

Castelli and Shnapir lead pairs in Omaha

Castelli and Shnapir lead pairs in Omaha

It was the first big test for Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir, the unlikely pre-event favorites to capture the 2013 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships pairs…

Edmunds wins junior ladies title at 2013 US Nationals

Edmunds wins junior ladies title at 2013 US Nationals

It’s been a long time coming, but Polina Edmunds finally experienced her breakthrough performance at the 2013 US National Figure Skating Championships.

The San Jose, Calif., missed an opportunity to capture her first national…

Simpson and Blackmer capture US junior pairs title

Simpson and Blackmer capture US junior pairs title

In what has been a difficult and disappointing year, 16-year-old Brittney Simpson and her 21-year-old partner Matthew Blackmer have finally hit their stride today at the…

Aldridge and Eaton defend US junior ice dance title

Aldridge and Eaton defend US junior ice dance title

Alexandra Aldridge and Daniel Eaton from the Detroit Skating Club won their second junior dance title at the 2013 US National Figure Skating Championships today in…

Vincent Zhou takes men’s junior title at 2013 US Nationals

Vincent Zhou takes men’s junior title at 2013 US Nationals

A boy in his daddy’s suit took the junior men’s title tonight at the 2013 Prudential U.S. National Figure Skating Championships, and along the way, earned the second highest score in competition…

Aldridge and Eaton lead junior dance at 2013 US Nationals

Aldridge and Eaton lead junior dance at 2013 US Nationals

Defending champions Alexandra Aldridge, 18, and Daniel Eaton, 20, took the lead after the junior short dance at the 2013 US National Figure Skating Championships, keeping themselves…

Aaron and Settlage lead junior pairs at 2013 US Nationals

Aaron and Settlage lead junior pairs at 2013 US Nationals

The junior pairs took to the ice today at the 2013 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships in Omaha, Neb., and they showed up to fight for…

Edmunds leads junior ladies at 2013 US Nationals

Edmunds leads junior ladies at 2013 US Nationals

Polina Edmunds is ambitious. You could see it in her eyes the moment she took to the ice for her short program in the junior ladies competition at the 2013 Prudential U.S….

Zaitsev and Stevens capture novice pairs title at 2013 US Nationals

Zaitsev and Stevens capture novice pairs title at 2013 US Nationals

The novice pairs took to the ice on Monday afternoon for their free skate, and when the competition was over, it was 13-year-old Christina…

Hiwatashi wins novice men’s title at 2013 US Nationals

Hiwatashi wins novice men’s title at 2013 US Nationals

In what was a competition full of promise, it was 13-year-old Tomoki Hiwatashi who walked away as the men’s Novice champion at the 2013 Prudential U.S. National Figure Skating Championships.

The gold medalist…

Tyler Pierce takes novice ladies title at 2013 US Nationals

Tyler Pierce takes novice ladies title at 2013 US Nationals

Tyler Pierce, a 14-year-old blonde pistol of a performer, ran away with the Novice Ladies title at the 2013 Prudential U.S. National Figure Skating Championships, maintaining her lead after yesterday’s short program.

“I…

Lewis and Bye win novice ice dance title at 2013 US Nationals

Lewis and Bye win novice ice dance title at 2013 US Nationals

The novice dance podium was decided this morning at the 2013 US National Figure Skating Championships, with 12-year-old old Chloe Lewis and 14 year-old Logan Bye…

Omori sets the bar high at 2013 US Nationals

Omori sets the bar high at 2013 US Nationals

Competition began today at the 2013 Prudential U.S. National Figure Skating Championships in Omaha, Neb., marking the first time since 1967 that the competition was held in the Gateway to the West.

The…