U.S. Championships News – DAY 3: Thurs. Jan 23/2020 Toyota U.S. Figure Skating Championships at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex

U.S. Championships News – DAY 3: Thurs. Jan 23

The 2020 Toyota U.S. Figure Skating Championships, at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex

Senior or Championship level events begin today. Good seats still available. For information on, or to get tickets for, the 2020 Toyota U.S. Figure Skating Championships, go to ncskate2020.com or click here.


*Yesterday: Most-active event day of the championships with four competition events

*Medalists: Champions were crowned and medals awarded as follows:

Junior Men
1. Maxim Naumov (SC of Boston) – 206.92
2. Eric Sjoberg (Los Angeles FSC) – 202.38
3. Liam Kapeikis (Wenatchee FSC) – 189.15
4. Lucas Altieri (Pines FSC) – 187.94

Junior Pairs
1. Kate Finster (Northern Kentucky SC) and Balazs Nagy (Broadmoor SC) – 169.37
2. Anastasiia Smirnova (Yarmouth Ice Club) and Danil Siianytsia (All Year FSC) – 163.04
3. Winter Deardorff (Northern Kentucky SC) and Mikhail Johnson (Broadmoor SC) – 149.47
4. Cate Fleming (SC of Boston) and Jedidiah Isbell (SC of Boston) – 131.58

Junior Ice Dance
1. Avonley Nguyen (SC of New York) and Vadym Kolesnik (SC of New York) – 184.38
2. Katarina Wolfkostin (Peninsula SC) and Jeffrey Chen (Peninsula SC) – 161.39
3. Oona Brown (SC of New York) and Gage Brown (SC of New York) – 160.54
4. Molly Cesanek (Washington FSC) and Yehor Yehorov (Peninsula SC) – 159.09

*Today’s Events: 11am Junior Ladies Free Skate, 4:30pm Senior Pairs Short Program, 7:30pm Senior Ladies Short Program

*TV Broadcast on NBC Sports Network: 5-7pm Pairs Short Program and 9-11pm Ladies Short Program

*Today: FanFest opens at 9:30am and stays open all day until 7:15pm
— Victory Ceremonies: Plaque presentations, autographs, and photos
10-11am: Junior Pairs Medalists
2:30-3:30pm: Junior Men Medalists
3:30-4:30pm: Junior Dance Medalists
— Live performances: 11am-1pm & 4:45-6:45pm: Anna & Elsa from Frozen – Meet & greet, face
painting, tattoos, photos, autographs and even ice skating by Anna!!
— Music: 11:30am-1:30pm Dana Bearror
— Skating Demonstrations: 1:30-2pm with Dana Horvath

Contest Winners from Yesterday’s Drawing:
*Skating Spectacular Tickets: Alli Willard, Gibsonville, NC
*Official T-shirt: William Gonzales, Jersey City, NJ
*Official Lapel Pin: Helen Lee, Burlington, NC

Note to Winners: If you win Skating Spectacular tickets: They will be at Will Call in your name beginning tomorrow morning (Fri. Jan 24); for winners of T-shirts and lapel pins, those items will be at the FanFest entry desk beginning this morning, and if not picked up by Saturday, will be mailed to you.