The medal winning tradition of the Los Angeles Figure Skating Club continued at the 2013 US Figure Skating Championships held in Omaha, Nebraska this past week.
The long standing record of the Los Angeles Figure Skating Club of having at least one national champion in at least one discipline every year since 1983 continued this year with the lovely Karolina Calhoun’s Gold Medal in Juvenile Ladies! Congratulations Karolina!
Shotaro Omoro, skated a fantastic short program to take the lead, and finished the 2013 US Figure Skating Championships with a Silver Medal in Junior Men. Congratulations Shotaro!
Elise Middleton and Robert Hennings captured a Bronze Medal in Novice Pairs. Congratulations to Elise & Robert!
Jasmine & Johsua Fendi skated away with a Bronze Medal in the very competitive Juvenile Pairs event. Congratulations to Jasmine & Joshua!
Daniel Samohin skated well in a tough Novice Men’s field to take home a Pewter medal! Congratulations Daniel!
Devini Perini (with partner Chelsea Liu) followed up their 2012 National Championship in Novice Pairs with a Pewter Medal in Junior Pairs. Congratulations Devin!
Complete Results of LAFSC skaters at the 2013 US Figure Skating Championships:
Ella Ales – 6th Juvenile Girls
Don Baldwin – 10th Senior Pairs
Paolo Borromeo – 7th Novice Men
Karolina Calhoun – 1st Juvenile Girls
Jasmine Fendi – 3rd Juvenile Pairs
Joshua Fendi – 3rd Juvenile Pairs
Amanda Gelb – 11th Junior Ladies
Robert Hennings – 3rd Novice Pairs
Lauren Leonesio – 9th Novice Dance
Logan Leonesio – 6th Intermediate Dance
Alexis Middleton – 7th Intermediate Dance
Elise Middleton – 3rd Novice Pairs
Yura Min – 11th Junior Dance
Shotaro Omori – 2nd Junior Men
Devin Perini – 4th Junior Pairs
AJ Reiss – 6th Junior Pairs
Daniel Samohin – 4th Novice Men
To our skaters: we are proud of each of your efforts! Congratulations on qualifying and participating in such a prestigious event! We hope you had a great experience.
Photos from Icenetwork.