Six Synchro Teams from San Diego Figure Skating Club will be competing at the 2016 Pacific Coast Synchronized Skating Sectional Championship this Thursday thru Saturday in Portland, Oregon.
Team del Sol has three teams: Intermediate, Novice & Senior levels.
Shining Blades has three teams: Preliminary, Pre-Juvenile & Open-Juvenile levels.
Team pictures are on our Competitors page.
Please see the article about the competition and the Qualifying level teams. http://www.getitcalled.com/2016midpacs-preview/
For schedules and other information please see the competition website http://2016midpacsynchrosectionals.org/
You can follow the teams on competition at getitcalled.com
Go Shining Blades !!!
Go Team del Sol !!!
U.S. FIGURE SKATING HONORS 10 SCHOLAR ATHLETES AT 2016 PRUDENTIAL U.S. FIGURE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS
The 2016 US Figure skating Scholastic Honors Team named ten people including Amanda Zhou who will graduate from Westview High School in San Diego this spring. An AP Scholar with Distinction, she maintains a 4.04 GPA and is involved with the Westview Interact Club and the Westview Link Crew. In addition to earning certificates in competency in computer applications and competency in Internet publishing and web design, Zhou is a tutor with Music Outreach of San Diego and volunteered at the Ocean Discovery Institute. A member of San Diego Figure Skating Club, Zhou skates with the senior Team Del Sol synchronized skating team, which placed first at the 2014 Pacific Coast Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships. Team Del Sol will also represent Team USA at Trophy D’Ecosse this season. A runner and ice captain for various local skating competitions, she is an active volunteer within her local skating community.
As application numbers increase, the selection process for the Scholastic Honors Team has become increasingly competitive. U.S. Figure Skating would also honored eight additional applicants on the Scholastic Honors Team Honorable Mention including Grace Joone Lee, San Diego FSC.
|SDFSC Juvenile Ice Dancing Team
Ashley Cohen and Camden Rider
|SDFSC Juvenile Pairs Team
Katie Luong and Nathan Luong
Good luck to all of you!
Event website: http://www.2016uschampionships.com/
Nathan Luong and Katie Luong (left) qualified by placing second in Juvenile Pairs at 2016 Pacific Coast Sectionals.
Additionally, they earned a Special Achievement Award for the most points for at least one +2 GOE (or higher) by any judge for any element.
Camden Rider and Ashley Cohen (right) qualified by placing fourth in Juvenile Dance at 2016 Pacific Coast Sectionals.
Senior Team del Sol has been selected to represent Team USA at the Trophy D’Ecosse in Dumfries, Scotland February 12-14, 2016. See full press release.