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Junior teams take center stage at US Nationals

Thursday afternoon belonged to the junior pairs and dancers at the 2005 State Farm US Figure Skating Championships in Portland, Oregon. In both events, the winners might have been competitive in the championship division.

In the Junior Pairs free skate, 14-year-old Mariel Miller and 18-year-old Rockne Brubaker claimed the gold medal in a performance that could have rivaled the top championship level teams. Julia Vlassov and Drew Meekins moved up…