We would like to extend our congratulations to LAFSC’s Paolo Borromeo, the newly crowned 2014 US Novice Men’s Champion!
Paolo skated two very strong performances, including a record setting 114.20 points for his FS event today. Paolo finished atop the podium with a score that was nearly 30 points ahead of the Silver medalist in this event. Great job Paolo!
With this win, Paolo joins the other nine men from the Los Angeles Figure Skating Club who won a National title at the Novice level including:
1948 Richard Dwyer
1955 James Short
1969 James Demogines
1973 Scott Carson
1976 Robert Taylor
1983 Christopher Mitchell
1984 Patrick Brault
1987 John Baldwin, Jr
Here is Paolo in route to his record setting win in the Novice Men’s Event:
We are also very proud of LAFSC’s Robert Hennings, who today with his new partner, Jessica Lee, came away with the Bronze Medal in the Novice Pairs event at this year’s US Figure Skating Championships. Congratulations to Robert!
Here is Robert with partner Jessica Lee in action:
Also completing their competitive events at the 2014 US National Figure Skating Championships today:
Reagan King – 9th Place Novice Pairs
Alexis Middleton – 11th place in Novice Dance
Cheyenne Taylor – 7th Place Novice Ladies
Photo credit: Icenetwork