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Orscher and Lucash win gold in Portland

Tonight was a first for US Figure Skating in what seemed to be an eternity. The pairs champions finally skated a title-worthy freeskate. Kathryn Orscher and Garrett Lucash skated a flawless technical performance in the finals of the Championship Pairs competition at the 2005 State Farm US Figure Skating Championships in Portland, Oregon.

Opening with a credible split triple twist followed by a triple toe loop to double toe loop…

Orscher and Lucash lead pairs at US Nationals

The Championship Pairs competition at the 2005 State Farm US National Championships began last tonight with little anticipation from media and fans alike. Last year’s competition crowned a champion decided not by inspiring programs, but rather by who could stand up on their blades the longest. With the short program complete for 2005, the same still could be said with only one couple skating without a glaring error. However,…

Orscher and Lucash Take Third at Nebelhorn Trophy

Kathryn (Katie) Orscher and Garrett Lucash, who finished fifth at the 2002 U.S. Nationals, showed that they were ready to make a run for the podium when they opened the season with a bronze medal at the Nebelhorn Trophy in Oberstdorf, Germany this September. “It was a great competition setting,” Orscher stated. “It was nice and quiet and we could focus on improving our programs.” The team, which finished…